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Opisthacantha Ashmead

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

Opisthacantha Ashmead 1893. Type species: Chromoteleia semicyanea Ashmead 1893.

 

Opisthacantha infortunata (Nixon, 1933)
 

Opisthacantha maxillosa (Risbec, 1950)

 

Opisthacantha sagittifera Risbec, 1957

 

Opisthacantha selene (Nixon, 1933)

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Distribution

Afrotropical

Biology

Host: unknown

Reference

Ashmead, W. H. 1893. A monograph of the North American Proctotrypidae. Bull. U. S. Nat, Mus.45. 472 pp.

Credits

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa)., Photographs by Candice Owen (Iziko South African Museum).
  Next genus: Oreiscelio

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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