Lomachaeta polemomechana Williams & Pitts, 2009

Williams, Kevin A., Cambra, Roberto A., Bartholomay, Pedro R., Luz, David R., Quintero, Diomedes & Pitts, James P., 2019, Review of the genus Lomachaeta Mickel, 1936 (Hymenoptera: Mutillidae) with new species and sex associations, Zootaxa 4564 (1), pp. 101-136: 124

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4564.1.4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D0A9801B-8049-4211-A4A7-D7792B9D6936

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F187A0-7C11-CD24-27B7-9D1DFE94F8C9

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Plazi

scientific name

Lomachaeta polemomechana Williams & Pitts, 2009
status

 

Lomachaeta polemomechana Williams & Pitts, 2009  

( Fig. 60 View FIGURES 57–60 )

Lomachaeta polemomechana Williams & Pitts, 2009: 236   . Holotype, ♂, Mexico, Sonora, 30km Agua Prieta (EMUS).

Diagnosis. MALE. The following combination of characters is diagnostic for L. polemomechana   : the body is almost entirely black; the mandible lacks a ventral tooth basally; the head and T2 disc have separated punctures; the forewing has its veins encompassing the basal 0.7 × of the wing; the T1 shape is sub-sessile; the T2 fringe is composed of simple setae; and the paramere is virtually straight, subcylindrical, and having evenly distributed short setae. Body length 4–6 mm.

FEMALE. Unknown.

Material examined. USA: Arizona: Santa Cruz County, Ruby Mountain , 20 km SSE Arivaca, 3–7.V.2004, M. E. Irwin and F. D. Parker (1♂, EMUS, Fig. 60 View FIGURES 57–60 )   .

Distribution. Southern Arizona, USA and northern Sonora, Mexico.

Remarks. This species has only been found in transition zones between the Madrean Sky Islands and Chihuahuan Desert.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Mutillidae

Genus

Lomachaeta

Loc

Lomachaeta polemomechana Williams & Pitts, 2009

Williams, Kevin A., Cambra, Roberto A., Bartholomay, Pedro R., Luz, David R., Quintero, Diomedes & Pitts, James P. 2019
2019
Loc

Lomachaeta polemomechana

Williams, K. A. & Pitts, J. P. 2009: 236
2009