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Mutilla nais Péringuey

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

Mutilla nais Péringuey, 1901

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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.

Péringuey, L. 1901. Description of seven new species of the family Mutillidae (order Hymenoptera) in the South African Museum. Annals of the South African Museum 2: 127-132.

Péringuey, L. 1914. Notes on South African Mutillidae (Hymenoptera), with descriptions of new or little-known species. Annals of the South African Museum 10: 323–358.

Smith, F. 1879. Descriptions of new species of Hymenoptera in the collection of the British Museum. British Museum (Natural History), London. 240 pp.


Photographs by Christopher Nicol © Iziko Museums.

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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