Cherianella arabica

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Cherianella arabica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Eucharitidae
Subfamily: Eucharitinae
Genus: Cherianella
Species: C. arabica
Binomial name
Cherianella arabica
Gadallah & Soliman, 2017



Saudi Arabia



Host ant: unknown


arabica is a Latin adjective derived from Arabia, referring to Saudi Arabia where the species has been found.



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  • Heraty, J.M. 2002. A revision of the genera of Eucharitidae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) of the World. Memoirs of the American Entomological Society 68: 1-359.
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