Neopanorpa, van der Weele, 1909

Wang, Meng & Hua, Bao-Zhen, 2018, High species diversity of the genus Neopanorpa (Mecoptera: Panorpidae) in Yunnan Province, China, Zootaxa 4483 (1): -

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4483.1.2

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Neopanorpa
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Key to the species of Neopanorpa   in Yunnan (females)  

[not including N. curva Zhou   , N. lacunaris Navás   , N. pendula Qian & Chou   , N. tengchongensis Zhou & Wu   , N. tenuis Zhou   , N. uncinella Qian & Zhou   , and N. uncata Zhou   ]

1 Pterostigma pigment a dark brown, rectangular stripe ( Fig. 16b View FIGURE 16 )................................ N. quadristigma   sp. n.

- Pterostigma pigmented or not, but not distinct as above........................................................ 2

2 Rostrum without dorsolongitudinal stripes.................................................................. 3

- Rostrum with two dorsolongitudinal stripes................................................................ 11

3 Wing markings obscure, with only greatly reduced markings on pterostigma and wing apex........................... 4

- Wing markings extensive and prominent................................................................... 5

4 A7–A8 blackish brown; pterostigma without stripes ( Fig. 6b View FIGURE 6 )........................................ N. tincta   sp. n.

- A7–A8 yellowish brown to dark brown; pterostigma with brown stripe ( Fig. 14b View FIGURE 14 ).................. N. longistipitata   sp. n.

5 VeinR2 trifurcated..................................................................................... 6

- VeinR2 bifurcated..................................................................................... 8

6 Wings extensively marked by continuous broad apical band, pterostigmal band, submedian band, and basal band............................................................................................... N. harmandi (Navás)  

- Wing markings without basal band........................................................................ 7

7 Apical band of wing markings connected to pterostigmal band along costal margin; posterior arms of genital plate broad, slightly convergent at apex ( Fig. 19e –g View FIGURE 19 )...................................................... N. spatulata Byers  

- Apical band of wing markings not connected to pterostigmal band along costal margin; posterior arms of genital plate narrow, slightly divergent at apex................................................................. N. siamensis Byers  

8 Vertex yellowish brown with a longitudinal blackish brown marking on ocellar triangle ( Fig. 10c View FIGURE 10 ) N. diancangshanensis   sp. n.

- Vertex brownish black without marking.................................................................... 9

9 Genital plate with axis extending anteriorly beyond main plate for a short length............. N. menghaiensis Zhou & Wu  

- Genital plate with axis not extending anteriorly beyond main plate.............................................. 10

10 Posterior arms of genital plate extended nearly in parallel towards apices........................... N. cuspidata Byers  

- Posterior arms of genital plate extended divergently towards apices.............................. N. pulchra Carpenter  

11 Subgenital plate with U-shaped emargination at apex............................................. N. brisi (Navás)  

- Subgenital plate with V-shaped emargination at apex........................................................ 12

12 Genital plate with axis not extending anteriorly beyond main plate ( Fig. 18e –g View FIGURE 18 )....................... N. nielseni Byers  

- Genital plate with axis extending anteriorly beyond main plate for a short length.................................. 13

13 Subgenital plate blackish brown with shallow V-shaped emargination at apex ( Fig. 13d View FIGURE 13 )........... N. magnatitilana   sp. n.

- Subgenital plate yellowish brown with deep V-shaped emargination at apex...................................... 14

14 Genital plate with axis not extending anteriorly beyond main plate ( Fig. 5e –g View FIGURE 5 ).................. N. semiorbiculata   sp. n.

- Genital plate with axis extending anteriorly beyond main plate at least half its length............................... 15

15 Pterostigmal band with basal branch consisting of three spots................................. N. yingjiangensis Zhou  

- Pterostigmal band only with an uninterrupted basal branch..................................... N. triangulata   sp. n.