Spilomicrus formosus ? - pupal Pipunculus sp. parasitoid cicadellid bugs

(id: 424)

Originally cited and (current family): Spilomicrus formosus (Diapriidae) / Pipunculus sp. () / cicadellid bugs (not given)

NotesA record of pseudohyperparasitism (Notton, 1999).


Key: reference lot specimen refuting
referenceNotton, D. G. 1999. A revision of the north-west European species of the formosus species group of Spilomicrus (Hymenoptera, Diapriidae). Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, Entomology 68:129-144.
confidence Multiple isolated single hosts from wild, with host remains isolated following emergence/dissection.
notes Notton notes that he saw 11 specimens associated with puparia.
setting unknown
created/modified 07/19/2007 07/19/2007

referenceMasner, L. 1991. Revision of Spilomicrus Westwood in America north of Mexico (Hymenoptera: Proctotrupoidea, Diapriidae). Canadian Entomologist 123:107-177.
confidence Cited with no further explanation (e.g. in table/list).
setting unknown
created/modified 06/29/2006 06/29/2006

specimen mx_id: 251
repository Canada, Ontario, Ottawa, Canadian National Collection of Insects
collecting event Palearctic
confidence Museum specimen(s) and labels, with no further data.
setting unknown
created/modified 05/22/2006 05/22/2006