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Hexacola Förster

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

Hexacola Förster, 1869

Daruna Benoit, 1956 (Synonymy by van Noort et al. 2015)

Hexacola species (South Africa)
 

Hexacola absensa Quinlan, 1986 (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola amantia Quinlan, 1986 (Nigeria, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola atropos Quinlan, 1986 (Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola bifaria Quinlan, 1986 (Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe)

Hexacola compacta Quinlan, 1986 (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola fringa Quinlan, 1986 (Zimbabwe)

Hexacola hexatoma (Hartig, 1841) (England, Germany, Uganda)

Hexacola octoclava Quinlan, 1986 (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola pallida Quinlan, 1986 (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola quinqueclavata Quinlan, 1986 (Cameroon, Madagascar, Nigeria,  Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe)

Hexacola quisnama Quinlan, 1986 (South Africa, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola septemius Quinlan, 1986 (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Hexacola zama Quinlan, 1986 (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Distribution

Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Madagascar, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda; Zimbabwe.

Biology

Unknown.

References

Benoit PLG. 1956. Contributions ŕ l’étude de la faune entomologique du Ruanda-Urundi (Mission P. Basilewsky 1953). CIX. Hymenoptera Cynipidae. Annales Musée Royal du Congo Belge, Tervuren, série 8. 51: 532–550.

Quinlan, J. 1986. A key to the Afrotropical genera of Eucoilidae (Hymenoptera), with a revision of certain genera. Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Entomology). 52: 243–366.

Credits

 

Photographs © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

Matt Buffington (Systematic Entomology Laboratory, USDA/ARS) and Mattias Forshage (Swedish Museum of Natural History) both played an integral role in the development of the Cynipoidea pages.


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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