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

HU-TING ZHOU, ARKADY S. LELEJ, ZAI-FU XU

Abstract


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.

 


Keywords


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

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4273.4.8

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