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Eruga paulisiana (Benoit)

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

Acrodactyla paulisiana Benoit, 1953. Holotype: in Tervuren (RMCA). Type locality: Democratic Republic of Congo.

Acrodactyla lubumbashica Benoit, 1953. Holotype: in Tervuren (RMCA). Type locality: Democratic Republic of Congo.

Acrodactyla rutshurica Benoit, 1953. Holotype: in Tervuren (RMCA). Type locality: Democratic Republic of Congo.


Female Holotype Acrodactyla paulisiana (RMCA)

 

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa), taken with a hand-held Nikon FE2, 35 mm slide film and 105 mm macro lens in 2003.


Female Holotype Acrodactyla rutshurica (RMCA)

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa), taken with a hand-held Nikon FE2, 35 mm slide film and 105 mm macro lens in 2003.


Distribution

Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Benoit, P.L.G. 1953. Sur des Polysphinctini du Congo belge (Ichneum. - Pimpl.). Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 47: 137-141.

Credits

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>).

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