New Zealand Journal of Ecology (1984) 7: 201- 202
Biology, distribution and evolution of New Zealand spider-hunting wasps
- Otago Museum, Private Bag, Dunedin, New Zealand
[Abstract of a paper read at the Ecological Society Conference, 1983.]
The New Zealand Pompilid fauna comprises 12 species; apart from Cryptocheilus australis (introduced from Australia c.1960) all species are endemic, related closely at the generic level to species in Tasmania, Australia, and Chile.