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Philotrypesis quadrisetosa (Westwood)

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Pteromalidae; Subfamily: Sycoryctinae; Tribe: Philotrypesini; Genus: Philotrypesis)

Sycoscaptella 4-setosa Westwood 1883. Lectotype in Hope Department, Oxford University, Oxford. Type locality: Sri Lanka

Distribution

Philotrypesis quadrisetosa_map

India (Karnataka, Kerala), Sri Lanka

Biology

Host: Kradibia gestroi

Reference

Westwood, J.O. 1883. Further descriptions of insects infesting figs. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 1883: 29-47, plts iv-x.

Credits

 

Next genus: Adiyodiella (Sycoryctini)                          Next species: Philotrypesis selentica

 

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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