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Neotypus Förster

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

Neotypus Förster, 1869. Type species: Ichneumon lapidator Fabricius, 1793.

 

 

Neotypus amoenus Heinrich, 1938

Neotypus angolensis Heinrich, 1967

Cratichneumon_cottrelli

Neotypus cottrelli (Benoit, 1962)

Neotypus_intermedius adornatus_HOLOTYPE

Neotypus intermedius adornatus Tosquinet, 1896

Neotypus intermedius intermedius Mocsáry, 1883
 

Neotypus intermedius madegassus Heinrich, 1933

 

Neotypus intermedius sudanensis Heinrich, 1933

Neotypus jacoti Heinrich, 1967

Neotypus_semirufus_HOLOTYPE

Neotypus semirufus Kriechbaumer, 1884

 

Neotypus septimus Heinrich, 1967

Neotypus species

Distribution

Afrotropical, Holarctic & Oriental regions.

Biology

Parasitoids of lycaenid caterpillars emerging from pupa (Lycaenidae, Lepidoptera).

References

Fabricius, J.C. 1793. Entomologia systematica emendata et aucta. Tom. II. Hafniae. 519 pp.

Förster, A. 1869. Synopsis der Familien und Gattungen der Ichneumonen. Verhandlungen des Naturhistorischen Vereins der Preussischen Rheinlande und Westfalens 25(1868): 135-221.

Heinrich, G.H. 1934. Zur Systematik der Ichneumoninae Stenopneusticae VI. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 19: 154-165.

Heinrich, G.H. 1938. Les Ichneumonides de Madagascar. III Ichneumonidae Ichneumoninae. Mémoires de l'Académie Malgache 25: 1-139.

Kriechbaumer, 1884. Roccolte imenotterologiche nell'Africa orientale. Bollettino della Societa Entomologica Italiana. 15:241-253.

Morley, C. 1916. On some South African Ichneumonidae in the collection of the South African Museum. Annals of the South African Museum 15: 353-400.

Credits

Photographs © Peter Webb (Irene, Pretoria), or © Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town).
Map illustration © Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town).

 

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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>).

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