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Glyphomerus stigma (Fabricius)
 

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Torymidae; Subfamily: Glyphomerinae; Genus: Glyphomerus)

Ichneumon stigma Fabricius, 1793

Distribution

Holarctic.

Biology

Parasitoid of gall wasps (Cynipidae).

Reference

Förster, A. 1856. Hymenopterologische Studien. 2. Chalcidiae und Proctotrupii.  152pp. Aachen.

Credits

Photograph of Glyphomerus stigma © WSDA Entomology, Washington State Department of Agriculture. Creative Commons - Attribution Non-Commercial Share-Alike (2012)
http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=481493

 

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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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