HomeWasp classificationExpeditionsLinksFigWebBiodiversity ExplorerPermits

Glyptopimpla Morley

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Ichneumonoidea; Family: Ichneumonidae; Subfamily: Banchinae)

Glyptopimpla Morley, 1913. Type species: Glyptopimpla prima Morley, 1913.

Orientoglypta Kuslitzky, 1973. Glypta watanabei Momoi, 1963.

Zygoglypta Momoi 1965. Type species: Glypta uchidai Momoi 1965.


Glyptopimpla minor (Seyrig, 1935)



Also in Palaearctic and Oriental regions.


Host: unknown.


Gupta, Virendra K. 2002. Glyptopimpla Morley (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Banchinae): A valid genus with descriptions of new species from the Orient. Oriental Insects. 36: 221-237.

Momoi, S. 1965. Description of a new genus of Glyptini, with notes on the generic limits of Glypta and allied genera (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae). Insecta Matsumurana 28: 79-82.

Morley, C. 1913. The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma, Hymenoptera, Vol.3. Ichneumonidae. London, British Museum. 531 pp.

Seyrig, A. 1935. Mission scientifique de l'Omo. Tome III. Fascicule 18. Hymenoptera, II. Ichneumonidae: Cryptinae, Pimplinae, Tryphoninae et Ophioninae. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris (MNHN) 4: 1-100.
Townes, H.K. and Townes, M. 1973. A catalogue and reclassification of the Ethiopian Ichneumonidae. Errata for 1944-1945 Nearctic catalogue, 1965 eastern Palearctc catalogue and 1966 Neotropic catalogue. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute. No.19. 416 pp.
Yu, D.S. and Horstmann, K. 1997. A catalogue of world Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera). Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute. Volume 58. 1558 pp.


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

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

Copyright 2004-2021 Iziko Museums of South Africa

customisable counter