Ameragenia Banks, 1945

Waichert, Cecilia, Colombo, Wesley Dondoni, Von Dohlen, Carol D. & Pitts, James P., 2018, Taxonomic contributions to Ageniella Banks, 1912 (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae) from Brazil, Zootaxa 4403 (1), pp. 133-153: 138

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Ameragenia Banks, 1945
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Subgenus Ameragenia Banks, 1945  

Ameragenia BaNkS   , 1946: 425. TypE SpEcIES: Ameragenia festina BaNkS, 1946   [ Ageniella (Ameragenia) banksii WaIchErt   , nom. nov.], by OrIgINaL dESIgNatION. JUNIOr SUbjEctIvE SyNONyM Of Ageniella BaNkS   accOrdINg tO TOWNES 1956: 215–216.

Diagnosis. ThIS SUbgENUS caN bE REcOgNIZEd bY haVINg SpEcIES WITh bOdY SIZE SmaLL TO mEdIUm; ThE INTEgUmENT IS cOVEREd WITh LONg aNd ThIN pUbEScENcE; ThE pROpOdEUm aNd ThE pRONOTUm aRE ROUNdEd IN dORSaL aNd pROfILE VIEWS; ThE pROpOdEUm haS LONg EREcT SETaE; ThE dORSaL facE Of ThE hINd TIbIa caN bE SpINOSE, bUT ThE SpINES aRE NEVER ScaLE- LIkE; aNd ThE fOREWINg IS USUaLLY hYaLINE WITh EIThER daRk baNdS OR daRk SpOTS.

Remarks. BaNkS (1945) dEScRIbEd Ameragenia irene   BaNkS, hOWEVER, ThE gENUS Ameragenia BaNkS   WaS fORmaLLY dEScRIbEd aNd aSSIgNEd TO a TYpE SpEcIES a YEaR LaTER, IN BaNkS (1946). TOWNES (1957) aSSIgNEd Ameragenia irene   aS ThE TYpE SpEcIES Of ThE gENUS bY mONOTYpY baSEd ON ThE EaRLY pUbLIcaTION, BaNkS (1945).