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Gonatopus spiracularis (Benoit)

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

Pseudogonatopus spiracularis Benoit, 1963. Holotype: female in Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Genova. Type locality: Brickaville, Madagascar.

Distribution

Madagascar.

Biology

Host: Perkinsiella saccharicida Kirk.  (Hemiptera: Delphacdae) (Benoit 1963).

References

Benoit, P.L.G. 1963. Le genre Pseudogonatopus à Madagascar (Hym.-Dryinidae). Rev. Suisse Zool. 70 (25): 337-342.

Olmi, M. 1984. A Revision of The Dryinidae (Hymenoptera). Mem. Amer. Ent. Inst., 37: 947-1913.

Credits

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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