Ageniella (Priophanes) cingulata (Fox, 1897)

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: 147

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Ageniella (Priophanes) cingulata (Fox, 1897)

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Ageniella (Priophanes) cingulata (Fox, 1897)   , comb. nov.

( FIgS. 8, 9 View FIGURES 1–14 )

Agenia cingulata   FOx, 1897, Acad. Nat. ScI. PhILa. PrOc., vOL. 49, p. 243–244 [HOLOtypE: ♂, BRAZIL, Chapada ( CMNH), ExaMINEd].  

Distribution. BRaZIL.

Host. UNkNOWN.

Remarks. ThE SpEcImEN WaS STUdIEd aT ThE CaRNEgIE COLLEcTION aNd had a LabEL addEd bY DREISbach aNd daTEd fROm 1961, WhIch IdENTIfIEd IT aS Priophanes nigerrima   (FOx). TO OUR kNOWLEdgE, NO fORmaL SYNONYm WaS madE aNd WE abSTaIN fROm makINg ThE SYNONYm fOR Lack Of jUSTIfIcaTION. Ageniella nigerrima   ( FIgS. 10, 11 View FIGURES 1–14 ) IS kNOWN fROm fEmaLES, WhEREaS A. cingulata   ( FIg. 8 View FIGURES 1–14 ) IS kNOWN fROm maLES. ThIS SpEcImEN IS aNOThER SpEcIES fOUNd amONg FOx’S TYpES IN ThE CaRNEgIE COLLEcTION (SEE A. (Ameragenia) citricornis   (FOx) REmaRkS).


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