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Allotriozoon heterandromorphum Grandi

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

Allotriozoon heterandromorphum Grandi 1916. Holotype Type locality: unknown

Synonyms: Allotriozoon seychellense Masi 1917, Blastophaga dakarensis Risbec 1954, Blastophaga wanei Risbec 1951

Distribution

 

 

Distribution_of_Allotriozoon_heterandromorphum

Recorded from Aldabra, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Madagascar, Nigeria, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland and Tanzania, but probably present throughout the range of the host fig (light green areas)

Biology

Pollinator of Ficus lutea Vahl

References

Grandi, G. 1916. Gli Agaonini (Hymenoptera Chalcididae) raccolti nell'Africa occidentale dal Prof. F. Silvestri. Bollettino del Laboratorio di Zoologia Generale e Agraria della R. Scuola Superiore d'Agricoltura, Portici. 10:121-286.

Next  genus:  Blastophaga  Next species: Allotriozoon nigeriense

Web authors Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

and Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA, France)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. & Rasplus, JY. 2021. Figweb: figs and fig wasps of the world. URL: www.figweb.org(Accessed on <day-month-year>).

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