Ageniella (Priophanes) erythroptera (Banks, 1946)

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: 148

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Ageniella (Priophanes) erythroptera (Banks, 1946)


Ageniella (Priophanes) erythroptera (Banks, 1946)  

Priophanes erythroptera   BaNkS, 1946, MUS. COMp. ZOOL. BULL., vOL. 96, p. 443 [HOLOtypE: ♀, BRAZIL, SãO PaULO ( CUIC), ExaMINEd].  

Distribution. BRaZIL.

Host. UNkNOWN.

Remarks. IT IS pOSSIbLE ThaT ThIS SpEcIES IS a jUNIOR SYNONYm Of Ageniella rufofemorata   (TaSchENbERg, 1869) fROm ARgENTINa (PaRaNa, ROSaRIO). WE haVE NOT ExamINEd ThE TYpE Of A. rufofemorata   bUT SpEcImENS IdENTIfIEd IN US cOLLEcTIONS. ThE dEScRIpTION Of A. rufofemorata   IS pOOR aNd cOULd fIT SEVERaL SpEcIES Of Ageniella   , REaSON WhY WE dO NOT SYNONYmIZE ThE BaNkS' SpEcIES.


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