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Sycophila_nr_decatomoides

Eurytomidae Walker

(associated with figs)

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

Eurytomidae Walker, 1832. Type species: Eurytoma Walker, 1832.

Classification

 

Eurytoma Illiger, 1807

 

Ficomila Bouček, 1981

 

Syceurytoma Bouček, 1981

Sycophila Walker, 1871

Distribution

Worldwide.

Biology

Parasitoids of Epichrysomallinae.

References

Lotfalizadeh H, Delvare G, Cruaud A & Rasplus JY. 2024. Morphological phylogeny and revision of Sycophila and Ficomila (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea, Eurytomidae) associated with Afrotropical fig trees (Moraceae, Ficus). Zootaxa 5401: (1): 001–190. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5401.1.1

Walker, F. Monographia Chalciditum. Entomological Magazine. 1:12-29.

Credits

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa) and Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA)

Web authors Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

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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