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Conganteon Benoit

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

Conganteon Benoit, 1951. Type species: Conganteon vulcanicum Benoit, 1951, by original designation.

ClassificationIdentification keys

  Conganteon fisheri Olmi, 2010

Conganteon hawleyi Olmi, Copeland & van Noort, 2019

Conganteon kolyadai Olmi, 2007
Conganteon lymanorum Olmi, Copeland & Guglielmino 2015
Conganteon sensitivum Olmi, Copeland & van Noort, 2019
  Conganteon townesi Olmi, 1984

 

Conganteon transvaalense Olmi, 1989

Conganteon vannoorti Olmi, 2006

Conganteon vulcanicum Benoit, 1951

Conganteon walkerense Olmi, 2007

Distribution

Afrotropical & Palaearctic regions.

Biology

Unknown.

References

Benoit, P.G.L.1951. Dryinidae (Hymenoptera Aculeata), Evaniidae (Hymenoptera Terebrantia). Exploration du Parc National Albert, Mission G. F. de Witte (1933-1935). Fasc. 73. Hayez, Bruxelles, 1-26pp.

Olmi M. 1984. A Revision of The Dryinidae (Hymenoptera). Mem. Amer. Ent. Inst., 37: 1-947.

Olmi, M. 1991 [1989]. Supplement to the revision of the world Dryinidae (Hymenoptera Chrysidoidea). Frustula Entomologica (N.S.) 12: 109-395.

Olmi, M. 2006. A catalogue of Dryinidae and Embolemidae of South Africa, with descriptions of new species (Hymenoptera Chrysidodea). Frustula entomologica (2005)(N.S.) vol. 28-29 (41-42): 1-57.

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. 2010. Descriptions of new species of Dryinidae and Embolemidae from Madagascar (Hymenoptera Chrysidoidea). Frustula Entomologica, nuova serie 31: 53-76.

Olmi, M. 2011. A contribution to the knowledge of world Dryinidae (Hymenoptera Chrysidoidea). Frustula entomologica (2009) (N.S.) XXXII (XLV): 43-76.

Olmi, M. & Copeland, R.S. 2011. A catalogue of Dryinidae, Embolemidae and Sclerogibbidae of Kenya and Burundi, with descriptions of new species (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea). African Invertebrates 52: 177206.

Olmi, M. & Copeland, R.S. & Guglielmino, A. 2015. An updated checklist of Dryinidae, Embolemidae and Sclerogibbidae (Hymenoptera) of Kenya and Burundi, with descriptions of thirteen new species. Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 55(1): 333-380.

Olmi, M., Copeland, R.S. & van Noort, S. 2019. Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea). Zootaxa 4630: 1619. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4630.1.1

Credits

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa) or Bob Copeland (ICIPE).


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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