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Dusona Cameron

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

Dusona Cameron 1901. Type species: Dusona stramineipes Cameron 1901.


Dusona anomala (Seyrig, 1935)


Dusona argentopilosa (Enderlein, 1921)


Dusona atricolor (Szépligeti, 1908)

Dusona douraguia Rousse & Villemant, 2012

Dusona elegans (Szépligeti, 1908)


Dusona erythrospila (Cameron, 1906)


Dusona fulvicornis (Cameron, 1906)


Dusona fuliginosa (Szépligeti, 1908)


Dusona juventas (Morley, 1916)


Dusona marmorata (Szépligeti, 1908)


Dusona miranda (Szépligeti, 1908)  

Dusona pauliani (Benoit, 1957)


Dusona rufoscapus (Cameron, 1906)


Dusona transvaalensis (Cameron, 1911)




Endoparasitoids of mostly lepidopteran (butterfly & moth), but also hymenopteran (Symphyta) larva.


Cameron, P. 1901. On a collection of Hymenoptera made in the neighbourhood of Wellington by Mr. G.V. Hudson, with descriptions of new genera and species. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 33: 104-120

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.


Photographs © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa) or by Agničle 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 World. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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