Eugalta cameroni, from Kyohei Watanabe.

Belongs within: Pimplinae.

The Neoxoridini are a group of ichneumon wasps parasitic on wood-boring beetle larvae.

Characters (from Wahl & Gauld 1998, as Poemeniini): Apical margin of clypeus without median tubercle; clypeus small and subrectangular, or large and convex; gena denticulate; mesoscutum without transverse rugae; epicnemial carina absent; metapleuron usually swollen; propodeum elongate, spiracle at or beyond midpoint; hind coxa elongate, length ≥ 2.3 × width (latter measured just past basal constriction); T1 usually without distinct lateral longitudinal carina; T1 and S1 fused; T2 without grooves.

Neoxoridini [Poemeniini]
|--Cnastis vittata (Morley 1913) [=Eugalta vittata]IK05
|--Achorocephalus nigricollis [=Pseudeugalta nigricollis]IK05
| |--A. n. nigricollisIK05
| |--A. n. maculiseutis (Cameron 1908) (see below for synonymy)IK05
| `--A. n. malayanus (Gupta 1980) [=Pseudeugalta nigricollis malayanus]IK05
|--Eugalta Cameron 1899IK05, GM79
| |--E. comis (Tosquinet 1903) [=Xorides comis]IK05
| |--E. maculiseutis (Cameron 1908) (see below for synonymy)IK05
| |--E. nigrita Gupta 1980IK05
| `--E. santoshae Gupta 1980IK05

Achorocephalus nigricollis maculiseutis (Cameron 1908) [=Paraxylophrurus maculiseutis, Eugalta maculiseutis, Pseudeugalta maculiscutis (l. c.), P. nigricollis maculiseutis]IK05

Eugalta maculiseutis (Cameron 1908) [=Allostomus maculiseutis non Paraxylophrurus maculiseutis Cameron 1908 (not preoc. if in dif. gen.), Eugalta borneensis Townes, Townes & Gupta 1961]IK05

*Type species of generic name indicated


[BM76] Bohart, R. M., & A. S. Menke. 1976. Sphecid Wasps of the World. University of California Press: Berkeley.

[GWB02] Gauld, I. D., D. B. Wahl & G. R. Broad. 2002. The suprageneric groups of the Pimplinae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae): a cladistic re-evaluation and evolutionary biological study. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 136: 421–485.

[GM79] Gordh, G., A. S. Menke, E. C. Dahms & J. C. Hall. 1979. The privately printed papers of A. A. Girault. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 28: 1–400.

[IK05] Idris, A. B., & L. Khairiza. 2005. A catalogue of Neoxoridini and Rhyssini (Ichneumonidae: Pimplinae) from Malaysia. Serangga 10 (1–2): 93–110.

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