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Dusona pauliani (Benoit) 

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

Neodelopia pauliani (Benoit, 1957). Holotype: in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris (MNHN) (MNHN). Type locality: La Réunion, forêt de Bébour.

Dusona pauliani_habitus

Distribution

Distribution maps/Reunion

Réunion.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Diagnosis

The inner orbits of D. pauliani are strongly indented, and the areolet on fore wing is distinctly petiolate (Rousse & Villemant, 2012).

Reference

Rousse, P. & Villemant, C. 2012. Ichneumons in Reunion Island: a catalogue of the local Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera) species, including 15 new taxa and a key to species. Zootaxa 3278: 1–57.

Credits

Photographs by Agnièle Touret-Alby © MNHN (specimens database http://coldb.mnhn.fr).
 

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Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2024. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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