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Kradibia rutherfordi rutherfordi (Waterston)

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

Liporrhopalum rutherfordi Waterston 1920. Holotype in Natural History Museum, London. Type locality: Peradenyia, Sri Lanka.

Distribution

Sri Lanka, India.

Biology

Host fig: Ficus tinctoria Forst.f. subsp. parasitica (Willd.) Corner var parasitica

References

Waterston, J. 1920. Notes on fig insects, including descriptions of three new species and a new blastophagine genus. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. 1920:128-136, 3 figs.

Wiebes JT. 1994. Agaonidae (Hymenoptera Chalcidoidea) and Ficus (Moraceae): fig wasps and their figs, XIII (Ceratosolen & additions). Proc. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wet. Ser. C 97:123136.

Credits

 

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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