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Otitesella royi Wiebes

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Pteromalidae; Subfamily: Otitesellinae; Genus: Otitesella)

Otitesella royi Wiebes 1971. Holotype: Type locality: Sierre Leone



Sierra Leone.


Host: Ficus saussureana DC.


Wiebes, J.T. 1971. Le massif des Monts Loma (Sierra Leone). Fasc. 1 XVII. A new record of Allotriozoon prodigiosum Grandi, and descriptions of its symbionts (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea). Mémoires de l'Institute Fondamental d'Afrique Noire. 86(1):367-383.


Photographs and map Illustration © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

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and Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA, France)


Citation: van Noort, S. & Rasplus, JY. 2024. Figweb: figs and fig wasps of the world. URL: www.figweb.org(Accessed on <day-month-year>).

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