Neotheronia donovani Gauld, 1991

Khalaim, Andrey I. & Ruíz-Cancino, Enrique, 2021, Darwin wasps of the subfamily Pimplinae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) of Mexico: genera Neotheronia Krieger, Nomosphecia Gupta and Xanthopimpla Saussure, Zootaxa 4950 (3), pp. 401-440: 411

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4950.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E659DFD5-AE59-4271-87B7-64C06D6AB767

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4694543

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/636787E9-8561-9F5E-FF2C-FDF397CAA3B2

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Neotheronia donovani Gauld, 1991
status

 

7. Neotheronia donovani Gauld, 1991  

Neotheronia donovani Gauld 1991: 437   [holotype ♀ (INBio), Costa Rica, Guanacaste Prov., Guanacaste National Park, Sector Santa Rosa , 300 m, viii–xii.1984, coll. D. Janzen (examined); ♀ ♂].

References. Gauld et al. 1998: 132 [in key; Costa Rica]. Kumagai & Graf 2002: 450 [? Brazil (Paraná)]. Kumagai 2002: 192 [ Brazil (Minas Gerais)].

Material examined. MEXICO. Tamaulipas: 1 ♀ (UAT) NW of Cd. Victoria, Los Troncones (park), 27.ii.2009, coll. A.I. Khalaim.   Jalisco: 1 ♀, 1 ♂ (UAT) La Huerta, Biological Station Chamela, 600 m, Malaise trap, 15– 20.vii.1999, coll. M.A. Sarmiento.   Veracruz: 2 ♀ (UAT, ZISP) SW of Xalapa, park near Institute de Ecología , 19°30.768’N, 96°56.349’W, 1260 m, 12–14.iv.2014, coll. A.I. Khalaim. GoogleMaps   COSTA RICA. 1 ♀ (UAT) Guanacaste Prov.,   Guanacaste National Park, Maritza Biological Station, Volcán Orosí , 560 m, vi.1988, coll. I.D. Gauld & P. Mitchell (det. I.D. Gauld)   .

Distribution. Mexico (Tamaulipas, Jalisco, Veracruz), Costa Rica,?Brazil. First record from Mexico.

Biology. Reared from Eunica monima modesta (Bates)   ( Lepidoptera   : Nymphalidae   ) on Bursera simaruba   (L.) ( Burseraceae   ) in Costa Rica; fully grown the parasitoid larva spins a loose coarsely woven cocoon within the host pupa ( Gauld 1991). Probably parasitize in pupae of Syssphinx molina (Cramer)   ( Lepidoptera   : Saturniidae   ) ( Gauld 1991).

ZISP

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Ichneumonidae

Genus

Neotheronia

Loc

Neotheronia donovani Gauld, 1991

Khalaim, Andrey I. & Ruíz-Cancino, Enrique 2021
2021
Loc

Neotheronia donovani

Gauld, I. D. 1991: 437
1991