Journal articleCotesia gades (Nixon, 1974). Bohemia mer., StarÃ¡ HlÃna, VÃ½topa RoÅ¾mberka Nature Reserve (6954b), 49Â°3â€²5.894â€³ N 14Â°47â€²39.197â€³ E, 425 m a.s.l., 27.vii.2018, 9 â™‚â™‚ 86 â™€â™€, body length 3.2 mm, reared from caterpillar of Stauropus fagi (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae) collected from a grass stem on a mesophilic fishpond bank covered...
Rindoš, Michal ; Sucháčková Bartoňová, Alena ; Shaw, Mark R
Notes on the biology, morphology and generic placement of “Hellwigia” obscura Gravenhorst (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae, Ophioninae)The ophionine ichneumonid known as Hellwigia obscura has been reared for the first time, from larvae of Horisme sp. (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) feeding on Clematis vitalba in The Netherlands. The cocoon and the parasitoid’s means of emergence are figured, as are some features of the adult. On a balance of morphological...
Shaw, Mark R ; Voogd, Jeroen
On the spider parasitoids Polysphincta longa Kasparyan and P. boops Tschek (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Pimplinae), with the first host records of P. longaThe rarely recorded Polysphincta longa is probably widely overlooked in Europe as a result of confusion with the morphologically similar P. boops. Characters for the separation of these species are given, and host and distribution records, largely based on recent fieldwork, are presented. Araneus angulatus is shown to be the...
Fritzén, Niclas R ; Shaw, Mark R