New garden species




Auplopus
carbonarius ♀︎

Last update: 4 November 2020
OBSERVATION:
2020-VI-202020-V-28

A new garden species, a female Auplopus carbonarius [1,3]. It is a common wasp in the Netherlands [2].

See also Waarneming.nl.

Auplopus carbonarius ♀︎
Auplopus carbonarius ♀︎

The species is identifiable by [3]:

  • the inner eye edges bent slightly towards each other
  • shin 3 has thorns of equal length and equally spaced
  • front wing discoidal cell 2 without sag
  • frontside pronotum rounded
  • first abdominal segment petiolate
  • abdominal segments black


References

1 Nederlands Soortenregister

2 Waarneming.nl

3 NIEUWENHUIJSEN, Hans. De spinnendoders van Nederland (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae). Jeugdbondsuitgeverij, 2008.

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