Overwintering behaviour of Diphyus quadripunctorius (MÃ¼ller) (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae, Ichneumoninae) in south-east ScotlandOverwintering behaviour of adult females of the ichneumonid Diphyus quadripunctorius (MÃ¼ller) in caves and mines in south east Scotland was monitored over two successive winters. This is a univoltine larva-pupal parasitoid of certain Noctua species, parasitizing their larvae in spring. The species was found in rather few of the sites...
Baird, Katty ; Shaw, Mark R
Two hundred and twenty-five species of reared western Palaearctic Campopleginae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae)in the National Museums of Scotland, with descriptions of new species of Campoplex and Diadegama, and records of fifty-five species new to BritainHost and in some cases detailed rearing data are presented for 225 species of western Palaearctic Campopleginae from reared material in the National Museums of Scotland, with comments on phenology of all species and particular attention to their means of overwintering. For many species there were previously no host records....