Nanium capitatum Townes, 1967

Reshchikov, Alexey, Sääksjärvi, Ilari E. & Pollet, Marc, 2018, Review of the New World genus Nanium Townes, 1967 (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Ctenopelmatinae), with two new species from the Neotropical region, European Journal of Taxonomy 459, pp. 1-18: 14

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2018.459

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7F198F1E-A4F6-457E-9E03-667D709C35DD

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E387CE-FFEE-CB7B-F753-FEE4FB95FBF4

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Nanium capitatum Townes, 1967
status

 

Nanium capitatum Townes, 1967 

Figs 2 View Figure –3View Fig. 2View Fig. 3, 8A

Tryphon capitatus Cresson, 1864: 281  , lectotype examined.

Diagnosis

This species can be distinguished from all its congeners by the combination of the following characters:

face obviously broader than high ( Figs 2A View Figure , 3A View Figure ), mesosoma black dorsally, yellowish ventrally or entirely

black ( Figs 2B View Figure , 3B View Figure ), pleural carina complete, well-developed, metasoma with T3 extensively pale, and T2–4 uniformly dark ( Figs 2C View Figure , 3C View Figure ).

Material examined

Lectotype USA: 1 ♂, Pennsylvania (ANSP). 

Other material

USA: 1 ♀, South Carolina, Cleveland , 27 May 1961, Townes leg. ( ZMLUAbout ZMLU)  ; 1 ♀, Minnesota, Ramsey Co., 44°59′20″ N, 93°11′15″ W, Malaise Trap, 10–12 Jun. 1974, G.K. Van Derwerker leg. ( UMSPAbout UMSP)GoogleMaps  .

Remark

First record for Minnesota.

Distribution

USA (Georgia, New Hampshire, Minnesota, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas). 

ZMLU

Lunds Universitet, Zoologiska Institutionen

UMSP

University of Minnesota Insect Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Ichneumonidae

Genus

Nanium

Loc

Nanium capitatum Townes, 1967

Reshchikov, Alexey, Sääksjärvi, Ilari E. & Pollet, Marc 2018

2018
Loc

Tryphon capitatus

Cresson, 1864 : 281