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Apoaphelopus Olmi

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Chrysidoidea; Family: Dryinidae; Subfamily: Apoaphelopinae)

Apoaphelopus Olmi, 2007. Type species: Apoaphelopus mostovskii Olmi, 2007, by original designation.

ClassificationIdentification keys


Apoaphelopus fisheri Olmi, Copeland & van Noort, 2019

Apoaphelopus mostovskii Olmi, 2007
  Apoaphelopus niassensis Olmi, 2007
Apoaphelopus wallacei Olmi, Copeland & van Noort, 2019


Mozambique, South Africa.


Hosts: unknown.


Olmi, M. 2007. New species of Afrotropical Dryinidae (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea), with description of a new genus and a new subfamily. African Invertebrates 48: 199-232.

Olmi, M. 2009. New species of South African Dryinidae (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea). African Invertebrates 50: 447–460.

Olmi, M., Copeland, R.S. & van Noort, S. 2019. Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea). Zootaxa 4630: 1–619. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4630.1.1


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Photographs and 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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