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Cephalotilla Bischoff

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Vespoidea; Family: Mutillidae; Subfamily: Mutillinae; Tribe: Mutillini; Subtribe: Smicromyrmina)

Cephalotilla Bischoff, 1920


Bidentotilla Nonveiller, 1979

Cephalotilla Bischoff, 1920


Taeniotilla Nonveiller, 1979


Botswana, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe.




Bischoff, H. 1920–1921. Monographie der Mutilliden Afrikas. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, (1920) 86A(1/3), 1–480; (1921) 86A(4), 481–830 + plates 1–7.

Nonveiller, G. 1979. Recherches sur les Mutillidés de l’Afrique Hymenoptera, Mutillidae. VIII. Révision des genres Ctenotilla, Cephalotilla et Pseudocephalotilla sensu Bischoff. Memoires publies par l’Institut pour la Protection des Plantes, Belgrad 13: 1–184.



Photographs by Lloyd Huntly 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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