Euryglossula, Michener, 1965

Batley, Michael, 2016, New Species of Euryglossula Michener (Apoidea: Colletidae), Records of the Australian Museum 68 (6), pp. 245-261: 248

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3853/j.2201-4349.68.2016.1665

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DA87B5-EC3E-4964-800A-4DD7FACDB274

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Euryglossula
status

 

Key to males of the genus Euryglossula  

1 Hind femora incrassate ( Fig. 18), S5 without fringe .................................... E. variepicta Exley  

—— Hind femora not incrassate ........................................................................................................ 2

2 Metasoma with black and yellow scalariform pattern ( Fig. 16) ....................... E. scalaris   n. sp.

—— Metasoma without scalariform pattern ...................................................................................... 3

3 Head (other than occupit) entirely yellow ................................................................................ 4

—— Head yellow with vertex black .................................................................................................. 5

4 Mandible gently curved, not enlarged apically ( Fig. 3a) ...................................... E. flava Exley  

—— Mandible apically enlarged ( Fig. 3b) ................................................................. E. pallida   n. sp.

—— Mandible with apical ⅓ inflexed, three stout setae ventrally ( Fig 3c) .............. E. laticeps   n. sp.

5 Facial foveae surrounded by yellow .......................................................................................... 6

—— Facial foveae not surrounded by yellow .................................................................................... 9

6 Scutum yellow with U-shaped black mark ................................................ E. eremophilae   n. sp.

—— Scutum black with anterolateral corners black .......................................................................... 7

7 Facial foveae ≥ ¼ length of eye ................................................................... E. aeneoceps   n. sp.

—— Facial foveae short, <0.2× length of eye .................................................................................. 8

8 Scutum laterally yellow to anterior edge of tegula ....................................... E. kubinensis   n. sp.

—— Scutum laterally yellow well past tegula .............................................. E. carnarvonensis Exley  

9 Yellow on frons medially reaches almost to top of foveae ..................................................... 10

—— Yellow on frons medially stops well below top of foveae ...................................................... 14

10 Head elongate, length> 0.9× width ............................................................... E. pinnulata   n. sp.

—— Head not elongate, length <0.85× width ................................................................................ 11

11 Width clypeus ca 2.7× length ........................................................... E. chalcosoma (Cockerell)  

—— Width clypeus ca 2.3× length .................................................................................................. 12

12 Metasoma black dorsally, mandible with stiff setae ................................... E. elizabethae   n. sp.

—— Metasoma brown dorsally, mandible without stiff setae ......................................................... 13

13 Mesepisternum medially with large black patch ................................ E. microdonta (Rayment)  

—— Mesepisternum ventral half uniformly yellow ................................................... E. storeyi   n. sp.

14 Scutellum bright yellow ................................................................................. E. purpurea   n. sp.

—— Scutellum black ....................................................................................................................... 15

15 Facial foveae entirely surrounded by black ............................................... E. fultoni (Cockerell)  

—— Facial fovea not entirely surrounded by black ........................................................................ 16

16 Metasomal T2–T6 with large anterolateral yellow marks .................................... E. incisa   n. sp.

—— Metasoma with at most small lateral marks ...................................................... E. deserti Exley