Mirax rufilabris Haliday, 1833

Mifsud, David, Farrugia, Lucia & Shaw, Mark R., 2019, Braconid and ichneumonid (Hymenoptera) parasitoid wasps of Lepidoptera from the Maltese Islands, Zootaxa 4567 (1), pp. 47-60: 57

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4567.1.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B1916909-5696-44EF-AC8F-E41CDF1E6DA8

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C287F8-FB5E-B30A-689E-993BFCE88F83

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Mirax rufilabris Haliday, 1833
status

 

Mirax rufilabris Haliday, 1833  

Material examined: MALTA, Naxxar Gap, 20. xi.2008, 2 exx., emerged from larva of Ectoedemia euphorbiella   ( Lepidoptera   : Nepticulidae   ), MZ, DMC; Naxxar Gap, 22–23. xii.2009, 2 exx., emerged from larva of Ectoedemia euphorbiella   which was collected in iii.2009, MZ, NMS [parasitoids identified to generic level by Mark Shaw; host identified by Michael Zerafa].

Notes: This species was recorded from Malta by Papp (2015) but the material was not closely re-examined to confirm or otherwise his identification. It is a koinobiont endoparasitoid of Lepidoptera   from the family Nepticulidae   ( Shaw & Huddleston, 1991; Shaw & Askew, 1976).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Mirax