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Diaparsis evanescens (Morley)

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

Thersilochus evanescens Morley, 1912. Holotype: in Natural History Museum, London (BMNH). Type locality: Seychelles.

♀ holotype, propodeum and tergite 1, dorsolateral view (carinae of propodeum marked with black).

Diaparsis evanescens habitus Diaparsis evanescens label




Host: unknown.


Holmgren, A.E. 1868. Hymenoptera. Species novas descripsit. Kongliga Svenska Fregatten Eugenies Resa omkring jorden. Zoologi. 6:391-442.

Rousse, P. & Villemant, C. 2012. Ichneumons in Reunion Island: a catalogue of the local Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera) species, including 15 new taxa and a key to species. Zootaxa 3278: 1–57.

Yu D.S., van Achterberg, K., Horstmann, K. 2011. World Ichneumonoidea 2011. Taxonomy, biology, morphology and distribution. Available from Vancouver, Canada: Taxapad. www.taxapad.com


Photographs by Agničle Touret-Alby © MNHN (specimens database http://coldb.mnhn.fr) or © Andrey Khalaim (Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia). 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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