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Pegoscapus tomentellae Wiebes

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

Pegoscapus tomentellae Wiebes 1983. Holotype female in NCB Naturalis (formerly Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie - RMNH). Type locality: Costa Rica

Distribution

Brazil, Costa Rica, Panama

Biology

Host fig: Ficus padifolia H.B. & K

References

Wiebes, J.T.-Records and descriptions of Pegoscapus Cameron (Hymenoptera Chalcidoidea, Agaonidae). Proc. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wet. (C) 89, 335-355 (1983).

Credits

Next genus: Platyscapa                           Next species: Pegoscapus tonduzi

 

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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