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Pimpla bicolor Brullé

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

Pimpla bicolor Brullé 1846. Holotype: in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris. Type locality:

Distribution

Pimpla bicolor_map

Guinea, Tanzania, South Africa

Biology

Host: Bombyx mori (Bombycidae), Euproctis terminalis (Lymantriidae), Spodoptera exempta (Noctuidae).

Reference

Brullé, M.A. 1846. Tome Quatrième. Des Hyménoptères. Les Ichneumonides. In: Lepeletier de Saint-Fargeau A. "Histoire Naturelles des Insectes." Paris. 680 pp. pp. 56-324.

Credits

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