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Genus Hoplismenus

Exastes? - Hoplismenus morulus - female Ichneumon - Hoplismenus morulus - female Smoke Hole Ich - Hoplismenus morulus Smoke Hole Ich - Hoplismenus morulus 8015272 - Hoplismenus morulus - male Ichneumon - Hoplismenus morulus Blue winged Ichneumon? - Hoplismenus morulus Hoplismenus morulus female - Hoplismenus morulus - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" - Parasitoid Wasps)
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconid and Ichneumonid Wasps)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumonid Wasps)
Subfamily Ichneumoninae
Tribe Ichneumonini
Genus Hoplismenus
Food
Rhopalocera, especially Nymphalidae, but also Satyridae.
Remarks
According to Heinrich (1962), the females hibernate as adults.
Print References
Heinrich, Gerd H. 1962. Synopsis of the Nearctic Ichneumoninae Stenopneustica with Particular Reference to the Northeastern Region (Hymenoptera), Part V. Canadian Entomol. Supplement 26, p.649-660.