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Amblyscelio Kieffer

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

Amblyscelio Kieffer, 1913. Type species: 

 

Amblyscelio sp. (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Amblyscelio species (South Africa)

Distribution

Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa.

Also Palaearctic region: Greece.

Biology

Host: unknown.

References

Kieffer, J.J. 1907. Beschreibung neuer im British Museum zu London aufbewahrter Proctotrypiden. Berl. Entomol. Z. 51:279-302.

Popovici, O & Masner, L & Notton, D & Popovici, M. 2013. A review of Western Palaearctic Amblyscelio and Baryconus (Hymenoptera: Platygastroidea, Platygastridae). Zootaxa. 3599: 325-432. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3599.4.2

Risbec, J. 1956. Proctotrupides Scelionini de Madagascar [Hyménoptéres]. Rev. Franç. Entomol. 23: 244-264.

Credits

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

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

 

Next genus: Aneuroscelio


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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