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Apteromutillini

of the Afrotropical region

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Vespoidea: Family: Mutillidae; Subfamily: Dasylabrinae)

Classification

Apteromutilla Ashmead, 1903

Brachymutilla André, 1901

 

Liotilla Bischoff, 1920

Distribution

 

Biology

 

References

André, E. 1896. Notes pour servir à la connaissance de mutilles paléarctiques et description de quelques espèces nouvelles. Deuxieme partie. Mémoires de la Société Zoologique de France, 9, 261–277.

André, E. 1901–1902. Matériaux pour servir à la connaissance des Mutillides d'Afrique. Zeitschrift für Systematische Hymenopterologie und Dipterologie, (1901b) 1, 279–288, 305–352; (1902a) 2, 17–48.
André, E. 1901. Description de cinq nouvelles espèces de Mutilles de Madagascar. (Hym.). Zeitschrift für Systematische Hymenopterologie und Dipterologie, 1, 137–144.

Ashmead, W.H. 1900–1904. Classification of the fossorial, predaceous and parasitic wasps, or the superfamily Vespoidea. The Canadian Entomologist, (1900) 32, 145–155, 185–188, 295–296; (1902) 34, 79–88, 131–137, 163–166, 203–210, 219–231, 268–273, 287–291; (1903) 35, 3–8, 39–44, 95–107, 155–158, 199–205, 303–310, 323–332; (1904) 36, 5–9.

Brothers, D.J. 1971. The genera of Mutillidae (Hymenoptera) parasitic on tsetse flies (Glossina, Diptera). Journal of the Entomological Society of South Africa 34: 101-102.

Brothers DJ, Lelej AS 2017. Phylogeny and higher classification of Mutillidae (Hymenoptera) based on morphological reanalyses. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 60: 1-97. https://doi.org/10.3897/jhr.60.20091

Radoszkowski, O. 1885. Revision des armures copulatrices des mâles de la famille de Mutillides. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae, 19(1–2), 3–49, + 9 pls.

Credits

Photographs © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa) or © Denis Brothers (University of Kwazulu-Natal).


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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