Metapedias sp.,

Boeve, Jean-Luc, Marin-Armijos, Diego S., Dominguez, Diego F. & Smith, David R., 2016, Sawflies (Hymenoptera: Argidae, Pergidae, Tenthredinidae) from southern Ecuador, with a new record for the country and some ecological data, Journal of Hymenoptera Research 51, pp. 55-89: 64

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Metapedias sp.


Taxon classification Animalia Hymenoptera Tenthredinidae

Metapedias sp.  Fig. 13


This Neotropical genus occurs from Mexico to Argentina and includes about 25 species.


Bombuscaro, Podocarpus NP, 04°07'S, 078°58'W, 995m, 16.10.2014, flying just above the ground, P3935 (1 ♀), leg. J.-L. Boevé; N. of Pachicutza, 04°04'S, 078°38'W, 900m, 18.10.2014, P3942.C (1 ♂), leg. A. Pauly, J.-L. Boevé; Loja, Estación Científica San Francisco, 03°58'S, 079°05'W, 1820m, 24.03.2015, P4121.B (1 ♀), leg. T. Delsinne.