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Glyphomerus Förster

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

Glyphomerus Förster, 1856. Type species: Ichneumon stigma Fabricius, 1793. 

 

 

Glyphomerus aylax Stojanova, 2005

 

Glyphomerus carinatus Nikol'skaya, 1952

 

Glyphomerus europaeus (Erdös, 1957)

 

Glyphomerus flavabdomen Zerova, 2008

 

Glyphomerus isosomatis Zerova & Seryogina, 1999

 

Glyphomerus montanus Zerova & Seryogina, 1999

 

Glyphomerus parvulus Zerova & Seryogina, 2000

Glyphomerus stigma (Fabricius, 1793)

 

Glyphomerus tibialis Förster, 1856

Distribution

Glyphomerus_map

Indo-Australian: Australia, Japan; Holarctic: Canada (Alberta, Ontario, Quebec) Czech Republic, Czechoslavia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Romania, Russia (Kostroma Oblast), Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Tajikstan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, U.S.A. (California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, New Jersey, Oregan), Ukraine, United Kingdom (England), USSR (Siberia), Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia.

Biology

Parasitoids of gall wasps: Cynipinae, Synerginae (Cynipidae); less commonly of Anthophorinae (Apidae), and Eurytominae (Chalcidoidea).

Reference

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

Credits

Photograph (banner) © Petr Jansta (Charles University, Prague).

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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