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Telenomus splendens Sundholm

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

Telenomus splendens Sundholm, 1970: 366. Holotype: in Museum of Zoology, Lund University, Lund. Type locality: 3 miles W of Nazareth Mission station, 20 miles ESE Maseru, 6250 ft., Lesotho.

Distribution

Lesotho.

Biology

Host unknown.

References

Johnson, N.F. & Musetti, L. 2004. Catalog of systematic literature of the superfamily Ceraphronoidea (Hymenoptera). Contributions of the American Entomological Institute 33: 1-149.

Sundholm, A. 1970. Hymenoptera. Proctotrupidae. In: Hanstrom, B, Brink, P. & Rudebeck, G. (eds.) South African Animal Life. Lund: Berlingska Boktryckeriet 14: 306-401.

Credits

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

Line drawings by Arne Sundholm, 1970.

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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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