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Acropimpla Townes

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

Acropimpla Townes, 1960. Type species: Charitopimpla leucostoma Townes & Townes, 1960.


Acropimpla alboscutellaris (Szépligeti, 1908)

Acropimpla lucifugus (Seyrig, 1932)




Host: unknown.


Townes, H.K. 1960. The application of the name Syene (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 62:43.  

Townes, H.K. and Townes, M. 1960. Ichneumon-flies of American north of Mexico: 2 Subfamily Ephialtinae, Xoridinae, Acaenitinae. United States National Museum Bulletin. 216(2):1-676.


Map illustration © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2023. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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