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Discovery of the subfamily Rhopalomutillinae (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) in China and description of Pherotilla brothersi sp. nov.



The subfamily Rhopalomutillinae of the family Mutillidae, represented by the genus Pherotilla Brothers, 2015, is newly recorded from China. Pherotilla brothersi Zhou, Lelej & Xu, sp. nov. (China: Yunnan) is described and illustrated. A key to the Oriental species of Pherotilla is given.



Hymenoptera, Mutillids, Rhopalomutillinae, Pherotilla, new species, Oriental region, China

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