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Published: 2017-08-02

Four new species of Euodynerus Dalla Torre, 1904 (Hymenoptera: Vespidae: Eumeninae) from China, with a key to the Chinese species

Chongqing Key Laboratory of Vector Insects; Institute of Entomology and Molecular Biology, College of Life Science, Chongqing Normal University, Chongqing 401331, China.
Chongqing Key Laboratory of Vector Insects; Institute of Entomology and Molecular Biology, College of Life Science, Chongqing Normal University, Chongqing 401331, China.
Chongqing Key Laboratory of Vector Insects; Institute of Entomology and Molecular Biology, College of Life Science, Chongqing Normal University, Chongqing 401331, China.
Hymenoptera Vespidae Eumeninae Euodynerus new species China

Abstract

Four new species, namely E. (Euodynerus) carinatus sp. nov. (Sichuan), E. (Pareuodynerus) deqinensis sp. nov. (Yunnan), E. (P.) ferrugineus sp. nov. (Yunnan), and E. (P.) similinipanicus sp. nov. (Yunnan), are described and illustrated. Euodynerus (P.) strigatus (Radoszkowski) is newly recorded from China. A key to the Chinese species of Euodynerus is given.

 

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How to Cite

MA, Z., CHEN, B., & LI, T. (2017). Four new species of <em>Euodynerus</em> Dalla Torre, 1904 (Hymenoptera: Vespidae: Eumeninae) from China, with a key to the Chinese species. Zootaxa, 4300(2), 245–258. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4300.2.6