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Published: 2018-06-29
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The Neotropical species of Clistopyga (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Pimplinae). Part II: the C. isayae species group, with the description of seven new species

Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario (ICA), Calle 18 Nº 50-32 Soledad, Barranquilla, Colombia. Laboratorio de Entomología, Departamento de Biología, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia.
Departamento de Ciencias Ambientales y Recursos Naturales & Instituto de Investigación CIBIO (Centro Iberoamericano de Biodiversidad), Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, España.
Zoological Museum, Biodiversity Unit, University of Turku, FI-20014, Finland.
Departamento de Ciencias Biológicas. Decanato de Agronomía Universidad Centrooccidental Lisandro Alvarado, Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
Hymenoptera South America taxonomy parasitoid wasps new species key Amazonia Andes spiders


The New World Clistopyga isayae species group is revised. Seven species are described as new: C. crassicaudata sp. nov., C. isayae sp. nov., C. kalima sp. nov., C. nigriventris sp. nov., C. panchei sp. nov., C. splendida sp. nov. and C. taironae sp. nov. An illustrated identification key to all species of the group is provided. The Clistopyga isayae species group is composed entirely of previously undescribed species mainly from Andean forests of tropical South America.



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