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Published: 2021-07-29

The new species Gorytes mikhailovi sp. nov. from Kazakhstan with a key to the Palaearctic species of Gorytes Latreille, 1804 (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Crabronidae)

Institute of Biology and Biomedicine at Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod 603950, Russia.
Federal Scientific Center of the East Asia Terrestrial Biodiversity, Far Eastern Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Vladivostok-22, 690022, Russia.
Spheciformes digger wasps Bembicinae Bembicini Gorytina Palaearctic new species Hymenoptera

Abstract

Gorytes mikhailovi sp. nov. is described and illustrated from southeastern Kazakhstan (Zhambyl and Almaty Regions). The species groups of the Palaearctic Gorytes Latreille, 1804 (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Crabronidae) are reviewed and an updated key to the Palaearctic species is provided.

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How to Cite

MOKROUSOV, M. V., & PROSHCHALYKIN, M. Y. (2021). The new species <em>Gorytes mikhailovi</em> sp. nov. from Kazakhstan with a key to the Palaearctic species of <em>Gorytes</em> Latreille, 1804 (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Crabronidae). Zootaxa, 5006(1), 169–179. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5006.1.18