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Taeniogonalos Schulz

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Trigonaloidea; Family: Trigonalidae; Subfamily: Trigonalinae)

Taeniogonalos Schulz, 1906. Type Sepcies: Trigonalys maculata Smith.

Taeniogonalos gracilicornis (Strand, 1912)


Taeniogonalos maschuna (Schulz, 1907)

Taeniogonalos maynei (Benoit, 1950)

Taeniogonalos zairensis (Benoit, 1950)


Widely distributed except for Europe and western North America. Most species are from eastern Asia and South America.


Hyperparasitoids of Tachinidae and Ichneumonidae parasitizing Lepidoptera.


Schulz, W.A. 1906. Die trigonaloiden des Königlichen Zoologischen museums in berlin. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum. Berlin 3: 203-212.


Photographs © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2024. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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