Anomalon insidiator 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: 1120-1121

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Anomalon insidiator Smith, 1874


Anomalon insidiator Smith, 1874  

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Taxonomic history. Sonan (1924) transferred this species from Anomalon Panzer, 1804   to Acanthostoma Kriechbaumer, 1895   and synonymised it with Acanthostoma japonicum Kriechbaumer, 1895   ; then, Uchida (1955) transferred the species from Acanthostoma   to Habronyx Förster, 1869   .

Current taxonomy. Habronyx (Habronyx) insidiator ( Smith, 1874)   ( Ichneumonidae   : Anomaloninae   : Gravenhorstiini   ).

Type number. Type 3b.1764. Specimen # NHMUK010634921 View Materials

Type status. Holotype.

Sex. Female.

Type locality. Hyôgo Prefecture, Honshû, Japan.


Label data. First label, ‘ Type /CM’ (round label, with red margin; first line printed and second line handwriting); second label, ‘B.M. TYPE /HYM./3B.1764’ (square label; first and second lines printed and third line handwriting); third label, ‘Japan’ (round label; handwriting); fourth label, ‘ Anomalon   / insidiator Sm   /(Type). Japan.’ (square label; handwriting).

Condition. Very good, but the left mid tarsus is missing after the second tarsomere.