Dissomphalus hemisphaericus, Azevedo, 2003

Azevedo, C. O., 2003, Synopsis of the Neotropical Dissomphalus (Hymenoptera, Bethylidae), Zootaxa 338 (1), pp. 1-74: 41

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.338.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7146D5AC-DE68-4CB7-B004-3B85A46C69B4

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5101992

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CF0539-AA62-FFBD-FEF4-F9F5FEBEF8B3

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Dissomphalus hemisphaericus
status

 

hemisphaericus   species­group

Diagnosis. — Male. Mandibles bidentate. Metasoma with lateral tergal processes, which have pair of elliptical pits, with their inner part of covered by translucid sclerite, so that the hole is hemispheric.

Comments. — This group is promptly recognized by the shape of its tergal process. The group contains five South American species from tropical rain forest (Amazon and Atlantic).