Mesocomys vuilleti ( Crawford, 1912 )

Fusu, Lucian, Ebrahimi, Ebrahim, Siebold, Cedric & Villemant, Claire, 2015, Revision of the Eupelmidae Walker, 1833 described by Jean Risbec. Part 1: the slide mounted specimens housed at the Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle in Paris, Zoosystema 37 (3), pp. 457-480: 475

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http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2015n3a3

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scientific name

Mesocomys vuilleti ( Crawford, 1912 )
status

 

Mesocomys vuilleti ( Crawford, 1912)  

( Figs 1E View FIG , 2D View FIG )

Anastatus vuilleti Crawford, 1912: 5   . Original description, ♀ ♂, French Senegal (now Mali), Koulikoro.

Mesocomys Vuilleti   – Risbec 1950a: 54, 57, 59, 63, 457; 1951a: 191; 1960a: 638, 646-648.

IDENTITY. — Males and females of Mesocomys Cameron, 1905   plus several Anastatus   females, but the species cannot be identified with confidence without remounting the specimens.

SPECIMENS. — MNHN.14.1 and 14.2. Both slides contain numerous Mesocomys   females dry mounted under one large coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Eupelminae   / ex Cirina   ω/ butyrospermi   / Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   ♀ ”.

MNHN.14.3. A Mesocomys   female, dry mounted, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “Bambey/ 1945/ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf.   ”.

MNHN.14.4. One Mesocomys   and one Eupelmus   female, dry mounted under two coverslips, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “Bambey/ Mesocomys   / vuilleti   . Crwf./ (pres etiquette)”.

MNHN.14.5. One dry mounted Anastatus   female, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   ♀ / ex ω. de/ Charaxes epijasius   / Bambey”.

MNHN.14.6. Numerous Mesocomys   females, dry mounted un- der one coverslip and host’s eggs glued with Canada balsam next to it, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Eupelmidae   / ex ponte./ Abengourou/ Alibert. 760./ avec Eulophidae   / Mesocomys vuilleti   / Crwf./ 16”.

MNHN.14.7. One Anastatus   female, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Solindenia   . [crossed off]/ Eupelminae   ./ 13.VIII.23/ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   / 17”.

MNHN.14.8. One Anastatus   female, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Solindenia   [crossed off]/ Mesocomys vuilleti   / Crwf/ ♀ / ex ω./ Chrysopsyche   / ladburyi?/ VII.60”.

MNHN.14.9. About 16 Mesocomys   females, dry mounted under one coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ex ω/ Chrysopsyche   / ladburyi / Bambey/ Mesocomys   ♀ / vuilleti Crwf   ”.

MNHN.14.10. Two Mesocomys   females, dry mounted under one coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “s- kissi 9.I.47/ Bambey/ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf.   / ♀ ”.

MNHN.14.11. Nine Mesocomys   females, dry mounted under one coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ex gousses Prosopis   / 23.I.47. Bambey./ Baye./ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   / ♀ ”.

MNHN.14.12. Two Mesocomys   females, dry mounted under one coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “M. Bambey/ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf.   / ex gousses Prosopis   ”.

MNHN.14.13. Five Mesocomys   females, dry mounted under one coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   / ♀ / ex ω. Cirina   / butyrospermi   / Vuillet”.

MNHN.14.15. Numerous Mesocomys   females and males, dry mounted under one coverslip in a wooden slide, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Mesocomys   / vuilleti   / Crwf/ ♀; ex ω/ Cirina   / butyrospermi   / 5.12.46/ Bambey”   .

MNHN.14.16. Numerous Mesocomys   females and males in a wooden slide, dry mounted under one coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “epip. [illegible text]/ Epiphora bauhiniae   ./ Eupelmidae   / Mesocomys   ./ vuilleti Crwf   ”.

MNHN.14.17. Several broken Mesocomys   females in a cardboard slide, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Mesocomys   ./ vuilleti   / Crwf/ Solindenia   [crossed off]/ ( Eupelmidae   )/ ex ω. Cirina butyrospermi   / II.85”.

MNHN.14.18. A few Mesocomys   females in a cardboard slide, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “II.87/ Eupelmidae   / Mesocomys   . vuilleti   / Solindenia   of [crossed off] Crwf ♀ / ex Bunaea   ω./ Alibert N° 17”.

MNHN, ex. coll. ORSTOM.2.47. Two Mesocomys   males and two Anastatus   females, dry mounted under one coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ex chenille/ Parnara mathias   / 13.8.46/ Bambey./ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   / 20”.

MNHN, ex. coll. ORSTOM.2.48. Numerous Mesocomys   male specimens and one female, dry mounted under one long coverslip, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting: “ Eupelminae   ex/ ω Cirina   / butyrospermi   / Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   ♂ ”.

MNHN, ex. coll. ORSTOM.2.49. Three Mesocomys   males dry mounted in a cardboard slide, labeled in Risbec’s handwriting:“ Mesocomys   / vuilleti Crwf   ♂ / ex ω. Cirina   / butyrospermi Vuill.   / Bambey”.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Eupelmidae

Genus

Mesocomys

Loc

Mesocomys vuilleti ( Crawford, 1912 )

Fusu, Lucian, Ebrahimi, Ebrahim, Siebold, Cedric & Villemant, Claire 2015
2015
Loc

Mesocomys

RISBEC J. 1950: 54
1950
Loc

Anastatus vuilleti

CRAWFORD J. C. 1912: 5
1912