Loboscelidia maai (Lin),

Kimsey, Lynn S., 2012, Review of the odd chrysidid genus Loboscelidia Westwood, 1874 (Hymenoptera, Chrysididae, Loboscelidiinae), ZooKeys 213, pp. 1-40: 17

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.213.2985

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scientific name

Loboscelidia maai (Lin)
status

 

Loboscelidia maai (Lin) 

Scelidoloba maai  Lin 1964: 238. Holotype female (not male); Taiwan: Paomingszu, 2 km s Keelung City (NMNS).

Loboscelidia artigena  Lin 1964: 243. Holotype male; Taiwan: Paomingzu, 2 km s Keelung City (NMNS). Possible synonymy with Loboscelidia maai  suggested by Day (1979). New synonymy herein.

Loboscelidia latigena  Lin 1964: 241. Holotype male; Taiwan: Tsaoshan, 20 km nw Taipei city (NMNS). Synonymized by Kimsey and Bohart 1991.

Material studied.

None.

Diagnosis.

This is one of four species, including Loboscelidia brunnea  , Loboscelidia maculipennis  and Loboscelidia nitidula  , with the cervical expansion of the vertex flat in profile. Loboscelidia maai  males can be distinguished from these species by having the scape less than 2.5 × as long as broad, the presence of a scrobal sulcus, and the tibial flanges wider than the tubular part of the respective tibiae.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Chrysididae

Genus

Loboscelidia

Loc

Loboscelidia maai (Lin)

Kimsey, Lynn S. 2012
2012
Loc

Scelidoloba maai

Maa & Yoshimoto 1961
1961