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Lachaisea africana (Wiebes)

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Epichrysomallinae; Genus: Lachaisea)

Sycobia africana Wiebes 1971. Holotype  Type Locality: unknown


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Sierra Leone


Host: Ficus saussureana DC.



Wiebes, J.T. 1971. Le massif des Monts Loma (Sierra Leone). Fasc. 1 XVII. A new record of Allotriozoon prodigiosum Grandi, and descriptions of its symbionts (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea). Mémoires de l'Institute Fondamental d'Afrique Noire. 86(1):367-383.

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Web authors Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

and Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA, France)


Citation: van Noort, S. & Rasplus, JY. 2019. Figweb: figs and fig wasps of the world. URL: www.figweb.org(Accessed on <day-month-year>).

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