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Wiebesia minuta Wiebes

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

Wiebesia minuta Wiebes 1993. Holotype in NCB Naturalis (formerly Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie - RMNH). Type locality: Kalimantan, Indonesia


Indonesia, Malaysia


Host fig: Ficus villosa Bl. subglobosa Corner. Ficus ? excavata King was also recorded as a host.



Wiebes JT. 1993a. Agaonidae (Hymenoptera Chalcidoidea) and Ficus (Moraceae): fig wasps and their figs, X (Wiebesia). Proc. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wet. Ser. C 96:91114.

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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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