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Eruga viatrix (Seyrig)

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

Polysphincta (Acrodactyla) viatrix Seyrig, 1932. Holotype: in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris (MNHN). Type locality: Madagascar.


Female Holotype Polysphincta (Acrodactyla) viatrix  (MNHN)

Photographs © RECOLNAT (ANR-11-INBS-0004) - Christophe Hervé - 2014
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Female Holotype Polysphincta (Acrodactyla) viatrix  (MNHN)

 

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

Madagascar.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Seyrig, A. 1932. Les Ichneumonides de Madagascar. I Ichneumonidae Pimplinae. Mémoires de l'Académie Malgache. Fascicule 11. 183pp.

Credits

Photographs © RECOLNAT (ANR-11-INBS-0004) - Christophe Hervé - 2014, or
Photographs
© Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

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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