Dissomphalus altivolans

Azevedo, Celso O., 2017, Review of Dissomphalus Ashmead (Hymenoptera, Bethylidae) from Panama, with key to the Central American species, Zootaxa 4335 (1), pp. 1-72: 10

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Dissomphalus altivolans


altivolans  species-group

Diagnosis. Male. Metasoma with median depression, dense tufts of setae. Digitus serrated with rounded teeth inner upper margin. Aedeagal ventral ramus wide.

Remarks. It has six species: D. altivolans Evans  , D. deformis Evans  , D. megomphalus Evans  , D. subdeformis Azevedo  , D. lanceolatus Azevedo  and D. isteus  sp. nov..

Distribution. Ranging from northern U.S.A. to north of Argentina, including some Caribbean islands.