Ichneumon doliturus Smith, 1874

Shimizu, So & Broad, Gavin R., 2020, Photographic catalogue of the oldest primary types of Japanese Ichneumonoidea (Hymenoptera), those described by Frederick Smith and Francis Walker in 1874, Journal of Natural History 54 (17), pp. 1115-1198: 1134-1137

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http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222933.2020.1776905

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Ichneumon doliturus Smith, 1874


Ichneumon doliturus Smith, 1874  

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Taxonomic history. Uchida (1939) transferred this species to Cratichneumon Thomson, 1893   .

Current taxonomy. Cratichneumon doliturus ( Smith, 1874)   ( Ichneumonidae   : Ichneumoninae   : Ichneumonini   ).

Type number. Type 3b.207. Specimen # NHMUK010634911 View Materials

Type status. Holotype.

Sex. Male.

Type locality. Hyôgo Prefecture, Honshû, Japan.


Label data. First label, ‘Type’ (round label, with red margin; printed); second label, ‘B.M. TYPE /HYM./3.b.207’ (square label; first and second lines printed and third line handwriting); third label, ‘B.M. TYPE /HYM./ Ichneumon   /doliturus/ Smith 1874 ’ (square label; first and second lines printed and third to fifth lines handwriting); fourth label, ‘Hiogo/ Japan.’ (square label; first line handwriting and second line printed); fifth label, ‘74/16’ (round label; handwriting); sixth label, ‘ I. doliturus   / Type. Smith.’ (square label; handwriting).

Condition. Very good, but left antenna broken at 28th flagellomere, fifth tarsomere of left fore leg, fourth and fifth tarsomeres of right hind leg missing.