Megalodontes capitalatus Konow, 1904

Taeger, Andreas, París, Mercedes & Nieves-Aldrey, Jose Luis, 2014, The type specimens of sawflies (Hymenoptera: Symphyta) of the Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid, Zootaxa 3790 (1), pp. 103-138: 111

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3790.1.5

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5080393

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scientific name

Megalodontes capitalatus Konow, 1904
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Megalodontes capitalatus Konow, 1904  

A valid species, Megalodontes capitalatus Konow, 1904   .

Types. Megalodontes capitalatus Konow, 1904: 227–228   . Syntypes ♂ ♀, “Hispania (Aranjuez)”. Lectotype ♂, hereby designated (SDEI, Fig. 11 View FIGURE 11 , see also http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.817915). Type locality: Spain: Madrid: Aranjuez   GoogleMaps (40.028°N, 3.604°W, “Aranjuéz”). Paralectotype ♀ (MNCN_Ent 81533, MNCN Cat. Tipos Nº 2260, http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.850195, same data as the lectotype).

Discussion. The male syntype from the SDEI collection is selected as lectotype, as it was examined by previous workers and used to interpret the species.