Dirhinus himalayanus (parasitoid)

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Dirhinus himalayanus (click on image to enlarge it)
Author(s): Natalie Dale-Skey
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Dirhinus himalayanus (parasitoid) Westwood, 1836

This wasp is found in tropical and subtropical parts of Asia and parts of Africa. It is a pupal parasitoid of flies, mainly from the family Muscidae like house flies and filth flies. Other species like fruit flies may also be parasitised.

Synonyms:
Dirhinus pachycerus