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Pimpla maculiscaposa Seyrig

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

Pimpla maculiscaposa Seyrig 1932. Holotype: in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris. Type locality: Madagascar.

Distribution

Pimpla maculiscaposa_map

Madagascar

Biology

Hosts: Anticarsia irrorata (Ophiderinae), Dasychira (Lymantriidae), Euimata borbonica (Aganaidae, Herculia tenius (Pyralinae), Napta serratilinea (Lasiocampidae), Sciomesa biluma (Amphipyrinae), Simplicia pannalis (Herminiinae).

Reference

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

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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