Microplitis sp. near lugubris

Fernandez-Triana, Jose, Buffam, Joel, Beaudin, Melanie, Davis, Hannah, Ana Fernandez-Galliano,, Griffin, Emily, Lin, Shang-Yao, , 2017, An annotated and illustrated checklist of Microgastrinae wasps (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) from the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and Greenland, ZooKeys 691, pp. 49-101: 62

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.691.14491

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:4DDDA783-92DC-4907-A75E-5BFC8C25693E

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/11ECF9FA-0656-6A16-103A-11501E92B367

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scientific name

Microplitis sp. near lugubris
status

 

Microplitis sp. near lugubris  Fig. 29

Distribution.

NEA. High Arctic and some additional, unpublished records in BOLD from northern Canada (mainland).

Notes.

Five males from Bylot Island; we have also seen numerous specimens from Churchill, Manitoba, Canada (which have in BOLD the interim name " Microplitis  jft04"). This species is morphologically similar to M. lugubris  , but we consider it a different species based on the significant difference in the DNA barcodes (59 base pairs, representing 8.9% of differences in the DNA barcoding region). The available DNA sequences for this species correspond in BOLD to BIN BOLD:AAB1314.