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Rhynchochalcis Cameron

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Chalcididae; Subfamily: Haltichellinae)

Rhynchochalcis Cameron, 1905. Type species: Rhynchochalcis nigra Cameron, 1905.

Classification

 

Rhynchochalcis nigra Cameron, 1905

Rhynchochalcis retusa Steffan, 1951

Rhynchochalcis senegalensis Steffan, 1951

Distribution

Madagascar, Senegal, South Africa. Also Oriental region.

Biology

Parasitoids of Lepidoptera.

References

Cameron, P. 1905, On the Hymenoptera of the Albany Museum. (Third paper) Record of the Albany Museum 1: 297-314.

Credits

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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