Protopolybia duckeianus ( Richards, 1978 )

Dos Santos Junior, José N. A., Silveira, Orlando T. & Carpenter, James M., 2020, Taxonomic revision of the P. chartergoides species-group of the genus Protopolybia Ducke, 1905 (Hymenoptera: Vespidae, Polistinae), Zootaxa 4858 (4), pp. 542-554: 546

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4858.4.4

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4537584

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scientific name

Protopolybia duckeianus ( Richards, 1978 )
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Protopolybia duckeianus ( Richards, 1978)  

( Figs 5, 6 View FIGURES 1–6 , 25, 39 View FIGURES 23–40 )

Pseudochartergus duckeianus Richards, 1978: 154   , 155. Holotype: ♀, Brazil: AP, Oiapoque (BMNH), examined. Protopolybia duckeianus: Carpenter & Wenzel 1990: 179-181   , 184. Silveira & Santos-Junior 2011: 500. Santos-Junior et al.

2015: 175–179, 182.

Diagnosis. Length of fore wing 5.53 mm; eyes with long bristles. Gena wide. Pronotal carina weak and obtuse ( Fig. 5 View FIGURES 1–6 ); prominence in front of the pronotal fovea poorly developed, low ( Fig. 5 View FIGURES 1–6 ). Posterior region of metanotum and propodeum almost without punctures. Metanotal process very short and with apex distinctly rounded ( Fig. 6 View FIGURES 1–6 and 25 View FIGURES 23–40 ); propodeal valves wide posteriorly ( Fig. 39 View FIGURES 23–40 ). Color black with few yellow marks.

Material examined. BRAZIL: Amazonas , 1♀, [Manaus], Reserva Ducke, 21.ix.1981 (J.A. Rafael), 1♀, 23.i.1978 (L.P. Albuquerque) ( INPA)   .

Distribution. Brazil: Amapá, *Amazonas; Suriname.

INPA

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazonia

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Vespidae

Genus

Protopolybia

Loc

Protopolybia duckeianus ( Richards, 1978 )

Dos Santos Junior, José N. A., Silveira, Orlando T. & Carpenter, James M. 2020
2020
Loc

Pseudochartergus duckeianus

Silveira, O. T. & Santos-Junior, J. N. A. 2011: 500
Carpenter, J. M. & Wenzel, J. W. 1990: 181
Richards, O. W. 1978: 154
1978