Megaxyela, Ashmead in Dyar, 1898

Stephan M. Blank, Katja Kramp, David R. Smith, Yuri N. Sundukov, Meicai Wei & Akihiko Shinohara, 2017, Big and beautiful: the Megaxyela species (Hymenoptera, Xyelidae) of East Asia and North America, European Journal of Taxonomy 348, pp. 1-46: 9-10

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5852/ejt.2017.348

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:56D8BC29-3C29-4EE8-8633-B997784CA00A

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5698070

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C587E2-FFD9-FF99-FD9A-F980FB7FFECA

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Megaxyela
status

 

Megaxyela   bicoloripes ( Rohwer, 1924)

Odontophyes bicoloripes Rohwer, 1924: 215 (♀, type locality: USA, Mississippi, Agricultural College ).

Megaxyela   bicoloripes – Ross 1932: 162–164 (combination). ― Smith & Schiff 1998: 639–640 (key), 642 (description, distribution, references), figs 10, 14, 26–29, 34.

Material examined

USA: 1 ♀, West Virginia, Pocahontas County, Monongahela National Forest , ca 38.63° N, 79.83° W, Plot 17, lower Site , 7 May 2001, Malaise trap, L. Butler & J. Strazanac leg., DEI-GISHym 30766 ( USNM). GoogleMaps  

Remarks

The above data from West Virginia represent a new state record. Among others, the species has been found in the neighboring states of Pennsylvania and Virginia ( Smith & Schiff 1998).

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Xyelidae

Loc

Megaxyela

Stephan M. Blank, Katja Kramp, David R. Smith, Yuri N. Sundukov, Meicai Wei & Akihiko Shinohara 2017
2017
Loc

Megaxyela

Ashmead in Dyar 1898
1898