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Mymarilla wollastoni Westwood

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Mymaridae; Genus: Mymarilla)

Mymarilla wollastoni Westwood, 1879

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Mymarilla wollastoni habitusMymarilla_wollastoni

Figures 1-10. Mymarilla wollastoni. 1 female dorsolateral 2 male antennae (pedicel + flagellum).  Scale line = 1000 μm.  3 mesosoma, dorsal 4 head and mesosoma, dorsolateral 5 head and prothorax, lateral 6 head and thorax, anterolateral  7 mesosoma, petiole and wings posterodorsal 8 fore and hind wing bases, dorsal 9 mesosoma lateral 10 mesosoma, lateral, SEM. Scale line = 200 μm.


St. Helena.




Huber, J.T. 2013. Redescription of Mymarilla Westwood, new synonymies under Cremnomymar Ogloblin (Hymenoptera, Mymaridae) and discussion of unusual wings. ZooKeys 345: 4772. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.345.6209

Westwood, J.O. 1879. Descriptions of some minute hymenopterous insects. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (Zoology) 1(8): 585.


Photographs Jennifer Read (Canadian National Collection of Insects). First published by John Huber (2013) in ZooKeys 345: 4772. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.345.6209, an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 3.0 (CC-BY), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

Map Illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2024. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the World. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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