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Afrotropical Trogaspidiini

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


Acanthomutilla Nonveiller, 1995


Allotropidia Nonveiller, 1996

Amblotropidia Nonveiller, 1995


Aureotilla Bischoff, 1920


Carinotilla Nonveiller, 1973


Chrysotilla Bischoff, 1920


Curvitropidia Nonveiller, 1995


Dentotilla Nonveiller, 1977

Dolichomutilla Ashmead, 1899

Glossotilla Bischoff, 1920


Hildbrandetia Özdikmen, 2005

Lobotilla Bischoff, 1920

Lophotilla Bischoff, 1920


Pseudolophotilla Nonveiller & Ćetković, 1995


Seriatospidia Nonveiller & Ćetković, 1996


Spinulomutilla Nonveiller, 1994

Spinulotilla Bischoff, 1920


Sylvotilla Viette, 1978

Trispilotilla Bischoff, 1920

Trogaspidia Ashmead, 1899


Tuberocoxotilla Nonveiller, 1980

Vanhartenidia Lelej in Lelej & van Harten, 2006






Bayliss, P.S. & Brothers, D.J. 2001. Behaviour and Host Relationships of Dolichomutilla sycorax (Smith) (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae, Sphecidae). Journal of Hymenoptera Research 10: 1-9.

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

Picker, M., Griffiths, C & Weaving, A. 2002. Field Guide to Insects of South Africa. Struik Publishers, Cape Town.

Smith, F. 1879. Descriptions of New Species of Hymenoptera in the British Museum, London. 240 pp.


Photographs © Denis Brothers (University of Kwazulu-Natal) or © Mike Picker & Charles Griffiths (University of Cape Town) (published in Struik's Field Guide to Insects of South Africa) or © Marcello Romano (Piazza A. Cataldo 10, 90040 Capaci (PA), Italy) or 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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