Trogus arrogans Smith, 1874

Shimizu, So & Broad, Gavin R., 2020, Photographic catalogue of the oldest primary types of Japanese Ichneumonoidea (Hymenoptera), those described by Frederick Smith and Francis Walker in 1874, Journal of Natural History 54 (17), pp. 1115-1198: 1161-1163

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Trogus arrogans Smith, 1874


Trogus arrogans Smith, 1874  

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Taxonomic history. Heinrich (1931) synonymised T. arrogans   with the Chinese species, Callajoppa pepsoides ( Smith, 1852)   . Sime and Wahl (2002) described a new genus, Quandrus Wahl & Sime, 2002   , with T. pepsoides   the type species.

Current taxonomy. Junior synonym of Quandrus pepsoides ( Smith, 1852)   ( Ichneumonidae   : Ichneumoninae   : Heresiarchini   ).

Type number. Type 3b.1714. Specimen # NHMUK010881043 View Materials

Type status. Holotype.

Sex. Female.

Type locality. Hyôgo Prefecture, Honshû, Japan.


Label data. First label, ‘ Type /H. T.’ (round label, with red margin; printed); second label, ‘B.M. TYPE /HYM./3B.1714.’ (square label; first and second lines printed and third line handwriting); third label, ‘ Japan./Hiogo’ (square label; first line printed and second line handwriting); fourth label, ‘74/16’ (round label; handwriting); fifth label, ‘ Trogus   /arrogans./ Type. Smith’ (square label; handwriting).

Condition. Good, but right antenna broken at 16th flagellomere, right fore tibia and tarsus missing.


Tavera, Department of Geology and Geophysics