Meggoleus Townes, 1971

Khalaim, Andrey, 2007, First records of Meggoleus Heterocola and Phradis (Hymenoptera Ichneumonidae Tersilochinae) from the Afrotropical region with description of four new species, African Invertebrates 48 (2), pp. 101-110 : 102

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Meggoleus Townes, 1971


Genus Meggoleus Townes, 1971 View in CoL

This is a small genus that before now included only one Brazilian species, M. spirator (Townes 1971) . The genus is characterised by the exceptionally large propodeal spiracle ( Fig. 4 View Figs 1–11 ), a character unknown in other ichneumonids. A further species of this genus is described below from Gabon.

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