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Holocoeliella Huggert

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Platygastroidea; Family: Platygastridae; Subfamily: Platygastrinae)

Holocoeliella Huggert, 1981
  Holocoeliella debaucheella (Huggert, 1976) (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Distribution

Afrotropical, Australasian, Nearctic, Neotropical, Oriental, Palaearctic regions.

Biology

Parasitoids of gall midges (Cecidomyiidae).

References

Huggert, L. 1976. A new genus and three new species of Platygastridae from Zaire. With a key to the species of Iphitrachelus Walk. and supplementary descriptions of Leptacis spp. (Hymenoptera: Proctotrupoidea). Entomologica Scandinavica, 7: 217-229.

Masner L. 1993. Superfamily Platygastroidea (pp. 558-565). In GOULET, H. & HUBER, J. (eds). Hymenoptera of the World: an identification guide to families. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 668 pp.

Masner, L. & Huggert, L. 1989. World review and keys to genera of the subfamily Inostemmatinae with reassignment of the taxa to the Platygastrinae and Sceliotrachelinae (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae). Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 147: 1-214.

Sundholm, A. 1970. Hymenoptera: Proctotrupoidea. South African Animal Life 14: 305-401.

Credits

Photographs 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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