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Published: 2018-08-29

Contribution to the genus Okinawepipona Yamane (Hymenoptera: Vespidae: Eumeninae) from Vietnam, with description of a new species

Insect Ecology Department, Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources (IEBR), Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, 18 Hoang Quoc Viet Road, Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam Graduate school of Science and Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, 18 Hoang Quoc Viet Road, Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
Insect Ecology Department, Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources (IEBR), Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, 18 Hoang Quoc Viet Road, Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
Ahi Evran University, Kirsehir Vocational School of Technical Sciences Department of Plant and Animal Production, 40100, Kirsehir, TURKEY
Hymenoptera Vespidae Eumeninae Okinawepipona new species Vietnam

Abstract

A new species of the genus Okinawepipona Yamane from Vietnam is described and figured: Okinawepipona yty Nguyen, sp. nov. (northern Vietnam). Biology of O. yty Nguyen, sp. nov. and O. nigra Nguyen & Xu, 2014 is recorded. A key to the four species known in the genus is provided.

 

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    https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.1.4

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How to Cite

NGUYEN, L. T. P., NGUYEN, H. T. T., & BOZDOĞAN, H. (2018). Contribution to the genus <em>Okinawepipona</em> Yamane (Hymenoptera: Vespidae: Eumeninae) from Vietnam, with description of a new species. Zootaxa, 4462(4), 592–596. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4462.4.10