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Philosycus Wiebes

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Pteromalidae; Subfamily: Pteromalinae; Tribe: Otitesellini)

Philosycus Wiebes 1969. Type species: Philosycus collaris Wiebes 1969.

  Philosycus cadenati (Risbec, 1951)
  Philosycus collaris Wiebes, 1969
  Philosycus monstruosus (Grandi, 1921)




Senegal, Guinea, Ivory Coast


Host: unknown


Wiebes, J.T. 1969. Contributions à la connaissance de la faune entomologique de la Cote d'Ivoire (J. Decelle, 1961-1964). XLVI Philosycus a new genus of fig wasps allied to Otitesella Westwood (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Torymidae). Annales du Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale (Série in 8ø) Sciences Zoologique. 175:439-445.


Next genus: Walkerella

Web authors Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

and Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA, France)


Citation: van Noort, S. & Rasplus, JY. 2023. Figweb: figs and fig wasps of the world. URL: www.figweb.org(Accessed on <day-month-year>).

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