Merostenus

Gibson, Gary A. P., 2017, Synonymy of Reikosiella Yoshimoto under Merostenus Walker (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Eupelmidae), with a checklist of world species and a revision of those species with brachypterous females, Zootaxa 4255 (1), pp. 1-65: 56-57

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Merostenus
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Merostenus   ( Merostenus Walker, 1837   )

Merostenus (Merostenus) alhazeni (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus alhazeni Girault, 1918: 197   –198. Holotype ♀ ( QMBA, examined) [all that remains of holotype is the head with one antenna; subgeneric assignment is based on fl2–fl7 being white]. Australia.  

Merostenus (Merostenus) andriescui (Fusu)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) andriescui Fusu, 2013: 6   –9. Canary Islands.

Merostenus (Merostenus) arboris (Girault)   n. comb. from Tineobius arboris Girault, 1921a: 2   , and Reikosiella arboris sensu Bouček, 1988: 557   . Holotype ♀ ( QMBA, examined). Australia.  

Merostenus (Merostenus) bekiliensis (Risbec)   n. comb. from Anastatus bekiliensis Risbec, 1952: 107   –108, and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) bekiliensis sensu Fusu et al., 2015: 463   . Madagascar.

Merostenus (Merostenus) bekilyi (Risbec)   n. comb. from Macreupelmus bekilyi Risbec, 1952: 126   –127, and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) bekilyi sensu Gibson, 2016   . Madagascar.

Merostenus (Merostenus) bilingae (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus bilingae Girault, 1923b: 6   . Holotype ♀ ( QMBA, examined). Australia.  

Merostenus (Merostenus) bilongifasciatus (Girault)   n. comb. from Cerambycobius bilongifasciatus Girault, 1923a: 97   , and Hirticauda bilongifasciata sensu Bouček, 1988: 558   . Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) bolivari (Kalina)   n. comb. from Eupelmus bolivari Kalina, 1988: 22   –23, and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) bolivari sensu Fusu, 2013: 9   . Algeria, France, Spain.

Merostenus (Merostenus) claudus (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus claudus Girault, 1915: 10   –11, and Reikosiella clauda sensu Bouček, 1988: 557   . Holotype ♀ ( QMBA, examined). Australia.  

Merostenus (Merostenus) congoensis Gibson   n. sp. Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Merostenus (Merostenus) cornutus (Fusu)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) cornuta Fusu, 2013: 12   –13. South Korea.

Merostenus (Merostenus) distigma Gibson   n. sp. Kenya, Tanzania.

Merostenus (Merostenus) excavatus (Dalman)   . Palaearctic and Canada (introduced).

Merostenus (Merostenus) gordoni (Fusu)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) gordoni Fusu, 2013: 15   –18. Greece.

Merostenus (Merostenus) graecus (Fusu)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) graeca Fusu, 2013: 18   –19. Greece.

Merostenus (Merostenus) hungaricus (Erdős)   n. comb. from Eupelmus hungaricus Erdős, 1959: 327   –330, E. (Eupelmus) hungaricus sensu Askew & Nieves-Aldrey, 2000: 53   , 59, and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) hungarica sensu Gibson in Nieves-Aldrey et al., 2003: 38   . Western Europe.

Merostenus (Merostenus) insularis (Girault)   n. comb. from Anastatus insularis Girault, 1915: 22   , and Reikosiella insularis sensu Bouček, 1988: 557   . Holotype ♀ ( QMBA, examined). Australia.  

Merostenus (Merostenus) koreanus (Fusu)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) koreana Fusu, 2013: 21   –23. South Korea.

Merostenus (Merostenus) longistylus Gibson   n. sp. South Africa.

Merostenus (Merostenus) luxa (Narendran & Sheela)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) luxa Narendran & Sheela, 1996: 82   –84. India.

Merostenus (Merostenus) marxi (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus marxi Girault, 1932: 5   , and Reikosiella marxi sensu Bouček, 1988: 557   . Holotype ♀ ( QMBA, examined). Australia.  

Merostenus (Merostenus) mexicanus Gibson   n. sp. Mexico.

Merostenus (Merostenus) micropterus Gibson   n. sp. Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Merostenus (Merostenus) muironi (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus muironi Girault, 1925: 3   , and Hirticauda muironi sensu Bouček, 1988: 558   . Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) muramura (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus muramura Girault, 1921b: 187   , Hirticauda muramura sensu Bouček, 1988: 558   , and Reikosiella muramura sensu Narendran, 1996: 85   . Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) pachyscapha (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus pachyscapha Girault, 1915: 16   , Hirticauda pachyscapha sensu Bouček, 1988: 558   , and Reikosiella pachyscapha sensu Narendran, 1996: 85   . Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) pasteuri (Girault)   n. comb. from Anastatus pasteuri Girault, 1915: 24   , and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) pasteuri sensu Gibson et al., 2012: 55   . Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) pax (Girault)   n. comb. from Cerambycobius pax Girault, 1913: 92   –93, Hirticauda pax sensu Bouček, 1988: 558   , and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) pax sensu Gibson, 1995: 259   , 261. Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) platyscapus   n. sp. South Africa.

Merostenus (Merostenus) puellus (Girault)   n. comb. from Finlayia puella Girault, 1934: 1   , and Hirticauda puella sensu Bouček, 1988: 558   . Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) quilonicus (Narendran)   n. comb. from Australoodera quilonica Narendran, 1996: 82   –83, and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) quilonica sensu Gibson, 2004: 154   . India.

Merostenus (Merostenus) reticulatus Gibson   n. sp. Kenya.

Merostenus (Merostenus) rostratus (Ruschka)   n. comb. from Eupelmus rostratus Ruschka, 1921: 291   –293, and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) rostrata sensu Fusu, 2013: 23   . Western Europe.

Merostenus (Merostenus) silvarum (Girault)   n. comb. from Eupelmus silvarum Girault, 1923b: 6   , and Reikosiella silvarum sensu Bouček, 1988: 558   . Holotype ♀ ( QMBA, examined). Australia.  

Merostenus (Merostenus) speculum Gibson   n. sp. Burundi.

Merostenus (Merostenus) tricolor (Girault)   n. comb. from Anastatus tricolor Girault, 1915: 22   –23, and Eupelmus tricolor sensu Girault, 1924: 1   [combination by inference through Girault’s listing of specific epithet under Eupelmus atriflagellum Girault   ], and Reikosiella (Hirticauda) tricolor sensu Gibson et al., 2012: 55   . Australia.

Merostenus (Merostenus) tripotinorum (Fusu)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) tripotinorum Fusu, 2013: 28   –30. South Korea.

Merostenus (Merostenus) vanharteni (Fusu)   n. comb. from Reikosiella (Hirticauda) vanharteni Fusu, 2013: 30   – 32. United Arab Emirates.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Eupelmidae

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Merostenus

Gibson, Gary A. P. 2017
2017
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Merostenus (Merostenus) andriescui

Fusu 2013: 6
2013
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Merostenus (Merostenus) cornutus

Fusu 2013: 12
2013
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) gordoni

Fusu 2013: 15
2013
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) graecus

Fusu 2013: 18
2013
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Merostenus (Merostenus) koreanus

Fusu 2013: 21
2013
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Merostenus (Merostenus) tripotinorum

Fusu 2013: 28
2013
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) vanharteni

Fusu 2013: 30
2013
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) quilonicus

Gibson 2004: 154
2004
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) luxa

Narendran 1996: 82
1996
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) bolivari

Fusu 2013: 9
Kalina 1988: 22
1988
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Merostenus (Merostenus) hungaricus (Erdős)

Nieves-Aldrey 2003: 38
Askew 2000: 53
Erdos 1959: 327
1959
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Merostenus (Merostenus) bekiliensis

Fusu 2015: 463
Risbec 1952: 107
1952
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) bekilyi

Risbec 1952: 126
1952
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) puellus

Boucek 1988: 558
Girault 1934: 1
1934
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Merostenus (Merostenus) marxi

Boucek 1988: 557
Girault 1932: 5
1932
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Merostenus (Merostenus) muironi

Boucek 1988: 558
Girault 1925: 3
1925
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Merostenus (Merostenus) bilingae

Girault 1923: 6
1923
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Merostenus (Merostenus) bilongifasciatus

Boucek 1988: 558
Girault 1923: 97
1923
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Merostenus (Merostenus) silvarum

Boucek 1988: 558
Girault 1923: 6
1923
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) arboris

Boucek 1988: 557
Girault 1921: 2
1921
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Merostenus (Merostenus) muramura

Boucek 1988: 558
Girault 1921: 187
1921
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Merostenus (Merostenus) rostratus

Fusu 2013: 23
Ruschka 1921: 291
1921
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Merostenus (Merostenus) claudus

Boucek 1988: 557
Girault 1915: 10
1915
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Merostenus (Merostenus) insularis

Boucek 1988: 557
Girault 1915: 22
1915
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Merostenus (Merostenus) pachyscapha

Boucek 1988: 558
Girault 1915: 16
1915
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) pasteuri

Gibson 2012: 55
Girault 1915: 24
1915
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) tricolor

Gibson 2012: 55
Girault 1924: 1
Girault 1915: 22
1915
Loc

Merostenus (Merostenus) pax

Gibson 1995: 259
Boucek 1988: 558
Girault 1913: 92
1913