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Dentilla purcharti Lo Cascio, Romana & Grita

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

Dentilla purcharti Lo Cascio, Romana & Grita, 2012

Holotype

Distribution

(Yemen - Socotra island).

Biology

Nocturnal or crepuscular.

Reference

Lo Cascio, P., Romano, M. & Grita, F. 2012. New species and new records of mutillid wasps from the Socotra Archipelago (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 52: 525-544.

Credits

Photographs Marcello Romano (Piazza A. Cataldo 10, 90040 Capaci (PA), Italy).


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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