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Pleistodontes mandibularis Wiebes

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

Pleistodontes madibularis Wiebes 1977. Holotype female in Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Honolulu. Type locality: Irian Jaya, Indonesia




Host fig: unknown


Wiebes JT. 1977. Indo-Malayan and Papuan fig wasps (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) 7. Agaonidae, mainly caught at light. Zool. Meded. (Leiden) 52:137159.


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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. 2021. Figweb: figs and fig wasps of the world. URL: www.figweb.org(Accessed on <day-month-year>).

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