Nesogaster spatulus, Brindle,

Miles, Claire, 2015, The Earwig Collection (Dermaptera) of the Manchester Museum, UK, with a complete type catalogue, European Journal of Taxonomy 141, pp. 1-138: 123-124

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2015.141

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2838F4A0-3FF9-4985-ACED-84CCBF9C59A3

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3847970

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EC87BC-FFB9-D75A-FDCD-F96DFB7EFDE4

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Nesogaster spatulus
status

 

spatulus Brindle  ( Nesogaster  )

Fig.59View Figs 59–63

Type material

1 ♀, paratype, F3233.548 ( Fig. 59View Figs 59–63), dried, mounted on card

Locality label

Fiji, Vanua Levu / Nandrau / 9.10.1977 / G. Kuschel.

Determination label

Nesogaster  ♀, / spatulus Brindle  / det. A. Brindle 1983 / paratype.

Taxonomy

Spongiphoridae  , Nesogastrinae  , Nesogaster  .

Remarks

This species is fully described in a typewritten manuscript in the Brindle archive, item 65 (Brindle & Maddison: date not known [unpublished?]), as ‘ N. spatulus  sp. n. NZAC Endemic’ [NZAC = New Zealand Arthropod Collection]. The label data matches the described material exactly.