Mesoleptus Gravenhorst, 1829

Broad, Gavin R., 2016, Checklist of British and Irish Hymenoptera - Ichneumonidae, Biodiversity Data Journal 4, pp. 9042-9042: 9042

publication ID

publication LSID

persistent identifier

treatment provided by

Biodiversity Data Journal by Pensoft

scientific name

Mesoleptus Gravenhorst, 1829


Mesoleptus Gravenhorst, 1829  

EXOLYTUS   Holmgren, 1859


Distribution and syonymic data from Jussila et al. (2010) and the collections of BMNH and NMS (det. Jussila). Jussila et al. (2010) placed a large number of Förster names in synonymy; we have not repeated all of the synonymy here, just listing those names that have appeared in the British literature.

doubtfully placed species of Mesoleptus   :

[coarctatus (Gravenhorst, 1829, Cryptus   ) nom. dub.] Listed as a doubtfully placed species of Trychosis   by Fitton (1978).

[mirabilis Stephens, 1835 nom. dub, from England; Fitton (1976)]

[ speciosus   Curtis, 1837 nom. dub.]

[splendens Gravenhorst, 1829 nom. dub.; Jussila et al. (2010)]

[subcompressus Stephens, 1835 nom. dub., from England; Fitton (1976)]