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Aegilips Haliday

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Cynipoidea; Family: Figitidae; Subfamily: Anacharitinae)

Aegilips Haliday, 1835

Classification

  Aegilips capensis Kieffer, 1912
 

Aegilips aethiopicus Mata-Casanova & Pujade-Villar, 2017

 

Aegilips foveata Mata-Casanova & Pujade-Villar, 2017

 

Aegilips virungae Mata-Casanova & Pujade-Villar, 2017

Aegilips species
Aegilips species
Distribution

Australasian, Afrotropical, Nearctic, Neotropical and Palaearctic regions.

Biology

Parasitoids of larvae of Hemerobiidae and Chrysopidae (Neuroptera).

References

Mata-Casanova N, Selfa J & Pujade-Villar J. 2017. Revision of the current knowledge of genus Aegilips Haliday, 1835 (Hymenoptera: Figitidae: Anacharitinae) in the Afrotropical Region, with description of three new species. African Entomology 25: 62 67. http://dx.doi.org/10.4001/003.025.0062

van Noort, S, Buffington ML & Forshage, M. 2015. Afrotropical Cynipoidea (Hymenoptera). ZooKeys 493: 1-176. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.493.6353

Credits

Photographs Matt Buffington (Systematic Entomology Laboratory, USDA/ARS)

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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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