Loxaulus

Medianero, Enrique, Nieves-Aldrey, José Luis & Melika, George, 2011, Two new Neotropical species of oak gall wasps of the genus Loxaulus Mayr (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae: Cynipini) from Panama, Zootaxa 2811, pp. 37-46 : 45

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.203682

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6182676

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/365287CD-FFC8-FFD0-FFFD-119BFA3C2AE6

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scientific name

Loxaulus
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Key for the identification of Loxaulus of Panama

1. Female antennae with first flagellomere as long as second ( Fig. 1 View FIGURE 1 F). Notauli incomplete, distinct only in posterior one third of mesoscutum ( Fig. 2 View FIGURE 2 A). Base of radial cell of fore wing and area below areolet clearly infuscated. Median propodeal area with rugose sculpture. Body mostly dark reddish-brown................................................. L. championi

- Female antenna with first flagellomere clearly shorter than second. ( Fig. 3 View FIGURE 3 D). Notauli nearly percurrent, clearly impressed at least in posterior two thirds of mesoscutum ( Fig. 3 View FIGURE 3 G). Base of radial cell of fore wing and area below areolet only weakly infuscated. Median propodeal area smooth ( Fig. 4 View FIGURE 4 C). Body mostly yellowish brown..................... L. panamensis

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Cynipidae