Entomology

The Entomology collection houses recent and fossil insects.

  • Acanthoproctus cervinus, a South African katydid. Photo: P. Naskrecki

    Acanthoproctus cervinus

    South African katydid, photo by P. Naskrecki

  • Priocnemis wheeleri Banks, a pompilid wasp from Panama, holotype, MCZ 15346. Photo: Entomology Department

    Priocnemis wheeleri

    pompilid wasp from Panama, MCZ 15346

  • Copiphora cornuta, a South African katydid. Photo: P. Naskrecki

    Copiphora cornuta

    South African katydid, photo by P. Naskrecki

  • Glamyromyrmex alperti Bolton 2000, Gary's ant; holotype, MCZ 34852. Photo: P. D. Perkins

    Glamyromyrmex alperti

    Gary's ant; holotype, MCZ 34852, photo by P. D. Perkins

  • Tympanogaster maureenae Perkins 2006, an Australian waterfall beetle, holotype. Photo: P. D. Perkins

    Tympanogaster maureenae

    Australian waterfall beetle, holotype, photo by P. D. Perkins

  • Ozphyllum naskreckii Rentz, Su & Ueshima 2007, an Australian katydid. Photo: P. Naskrecki

    Ozphyllum naskreckii

    Australian katydid, photo by P. Naskrecki

  • Oomtelecopon setosum Perkins 2005, a South African waterfall beetle, holotype. Photo: P. D. Perkins

    Oomtelecopon setosum

    South African waterfall beetle, holotype, photo by P. D. Perkins

  • Scopodes darlingtoni Baehr, a ground beetle, holotype, MCZ 31500. Photo: Entomology Department

    Scopodes darlingtoni

    ground beetle, holotype, MCZ 31500

  • Tympanogaster maureenae Perkins 2006, an Australian waterfall beetle, holotype. Photo: P. D. Perkins

    Tympanogaster maureenae

    Australian waterfall beetle, holotype, photo by P. D. Perkins

  • Pheidole perkinsi Wilson 2003, Phil's ant, holotype, MCZ 35193. Photo: P. D. Perkins

    Pheidole perkinsi

    Phil's ant, holotype, MCZ 35193, photo by P. D. Perkins