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Ceratotilla dolosa (Smith)

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

Mutilla dolosa Smith, 1879 


Ceratotilla dolosa dolosa (Smith, 1879) (South Africa)

Ceratotilla dolosa ino (Péringuey, 1898)


Ceratotilla dolosa transvaalensis (Andre, 1905) (South Africa)


Ceratotilla dolosa zanzibarensis (Garcia Mercet, 1903) (Tanzania)


Ceratotilla dolosa septemmaculata  Bischoff, 1921 (Eritrea, Malawi)


Ceratotilla dolosa bisinterrupta  Bischoff, 1921


South Africa.




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. 1898. Description of some new or little-known South African Mutillidae in the collection of the South African Museum. Annals of the South African Museum 1: 33–94.

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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