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Palmon Dalman

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

Palmon Dalman, 1825. Type species: Palmon bellator Dalman, 1825.

 

Palmon ashmeadi (Crawford, 1910)

 

Palmon bellator [fossil] Dalman, 1825

 

Palmon bicinctus (Girault, 1929)

 

Palmon frater (Girault, 1915)

 

Palmon ghesquierei (Ferrière, 1958)

 

Palmon greeni (Crawford, 1912)

 

Palmon insolens (De Santis, 1975)

 

Palmon kivuensis (Ferrière, 1958)

 

Palmon megarhopalus (Masi, 1926)

 

Palmon megistus (De Santis, 1968)

 

Palmon mirus (Girault, 1913)

 

Palmon orchesticus (Masi, 1926)

 

Palmon polyspilotae (Ferrière, 1958)

 

Palmon queenslandicus (Girault, 1913)

 

Palmon seyrigi (Ferrière, 1958)

 

Palmon sphodromantidis (Risbec, 1951)

 

Palmon turneri (Ferrière, 1958)

 

Palmon zygas (Grissell & Goodpasture, 1981)

Distribution

Palmon_map

Afrotropical:  Senegal, Ivory Coast, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Madagascar, South Africa, Holarctic: Argentina (Martin Garcia), U.S.A. (Florida), Indo-Australian: Australia (New South Whales, Queensland, Tasmania), India (Andra Pradesh, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh), New Zealand, Philippines, Sri lanka, Taiwan.

Biology

Hosts: Mantidae (mantid), Mantis (Mantidae), Orthodera ministrialis (Mantidae), Polyspilota variegata (Mantidae), Sphodromantis (Mantidae), Sphodromantis gastrica (Mantidae), Sphodromantis lineola (Mantidae).

Reference

Dalman, J.W. 1825. Om Insekter inneslutne i Copal; jemte beskrifning på några deribland förekommande nya slägten och arter. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar.46:375-410., Tab.V.

Credits

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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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