Neotheronia montezuma ( Cresson, 1874 )

Khalaim, Andrey I. & Ruíz-Cancino, Enrique, 2021, Darwin wasps of the subfamily Pimplinae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) of Mexico: genera Neotheronia Krieger, Nomosphecia Gupta and Xanthopimpla Saussure, Zootaxa 4950 (3), pp. 401-440: 418

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4950.3.1

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Neotheronia montezuma ( Cresson, 1874 )
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16. Neotheronia montezuma ( Cresson, 1874)  

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Theronia montezuma Cresson 1874: 395   [♀ ♂ (ANSP), Mexico, Veracruz, Orizaba Córdoba, Mirador ].

References. Cameron 1886: 264 [ Theronia   ; “common Mexican species”, Mexico (Veracruz)]. Krieger 1905: 305 [ Mexico]. Morley 1914: 56 [remarks; “the commonest Mexican species”, Mexico (Veracruz, Guerrero, Tabasco, Yucatán, etc.)]. Cresson 1916: 44 [lectotype ♀ (ANSP) designated, Mexico, Veracruz]. Townes & Townes 1966: 35 [ Theronia (Neotheronia)   ; catalogue; Mexico]. Gauld 1991: 429 [description; Mexico (Veracruz, Guerrero, Tabasco, Yucatán), Costa Rica, Venezuela]. Gauld et al. 1998: 131 [in key; Costa Rica; host]. Hernández-Aguilar et al. 1999: 36 [ Mexico (Tamaulipas)]. Kumagai 2002: 192 [ Brazil (Minas Gerais)]. Ruíz-Cancino et al. 2002: 645 [checklist; Mexico]. Gauld et al. 2002: 73 [ El Salvador]. Hernández-Aguilar et al. 2005: 470 [ Mexico (Tamaulipas)]. Ruíz-Cancino et al. 2010: 66 [checklist; Mexico (Tamaulipas)]. González-Moreno & Bordera 2012: 36 [ Mexico (Yucatán)].

Material examined. MEXICO. Tamaulipas: 1 ♀ (UAT) San Carlos, Rincón Murillo, Selva Baja , 20.x.1995, coll. S. Hernández   A. & C.A. Covarrubias D. 1 ♂ (UAT) Llera , 44 km S of Cd. Victoria, matorral, Malaise trap, 21–28.x.2000, coll. D.R. Kasparyan.   1 ♀ (UAT) Gómez Farías, Alta Cimas , 12.x.1990, coll. S. Varela   F. 1 ♂ (UAT) same locality, Malaise trap, 19–26.vi.1999, coll. S. Hernández   A. 1 ♀ (UAT) same locality and trap, 900 m, 9–16.ix.2000, coll. D.R. Kasparyan.   1 ♂ (UAT) Cd. Victoria— Soto La Marina , km 68, 11.v.1985, coll. E. Ruíz C. Ocampo, Ejido El Bejuco, 900 m, Malaise trap, 2016, coll. E. Ruíz-Cancino et al. (all in UAT): 17–28.iv (1 ♀), 29.iv–14.v (1 ♀), 9–29.vii (1 ♀, 2 ♂), 30.vii–12.viii (1 ♂). San Luis Potosí   : 1 ♀ ( FSCA) 12 km S of Valles, Ruta 85, Hotel Covadonga , 27–29.vi.1981, coll. C. Porter & L.A. Stange.   1 ♀ ( AEIC) 24 km “W.N.” Morelos, El Naranjo, 9.x.1962, coll. H. & M. Townes, “HOMOTYPE Theronia montezuma   ’63 Cr. H. K. Townes”   . Jalisco: 1 ♂ ( UNAM) Biological Station Chamela, camino Antiquo , 19.50476°N, 105.0367°W, 59 m, dry forest, 22.xi.2009, coll. A. Zaldívar GoogleMaps   R. Veracruz: 1 ♀ (UAT) SW of Xalapa, park near Institute de Ecología , 19°30.768’N, 96°56.349’W, 1260 m, 17–18.ii.2009, coll. A.I. Khalaim. GoogleMaps   1 ♀ ( ZISP) same data, but 12–14.iv.2014 GoogleMaps   . 1 ♀ ( EMEC) Fortin de las Flores, 1010 m, 7–12.vii.1974, coll. J.A. Chemsak, E. & J. Linsley, J. Powell.   1 ♀ ( UNAM) Biological Station Los Tuxtlas, 20–22.viii.1988, coll. C. Beautelspocher.   1 ♂ ( EMEC) same data, but 1–9.vii.1988, coll. J.A. Chemsak. Morelos   : 3 ♀ (UAT), 1 ♂ ( CIUM) N of Cuernavaca, Chamilpa , 13.ii.1991, coll. G. Peña.   1 ♀ (UAT) Tepoztlán , 18°59’51”N, 99°05’55”W, 1490 m, 5.iii.2010, coll. A.E. Humala. Oaxaca GoogleMaps   : 1 ♀ ( IPN) Cuilapam, Nogal , Malaise trap, 12.iii.2005, coll. J.M. Maldonado.   1 ♀ ( EMEC) Temascal , 19.i.1964, coll. K.H. Janzen.   1 ♀ ( TAMU) 5 mi. S of Candelaria Loxicha , 18–19.vii.1974, coll. Clark, Murray, Ashe & Schaffner.   1 ♀ ( TAMU) 2 mi. N of Candelaria Loxicha , 17.vii.1985, coll. Jones & Schaffner.   COSTA RICA. 1 ♀ (UAT) Guanacaste Prov., Santa Rosa National Park , 300 m, iii–v.1984, coll. I.D. Gauld (det. I.D. Gauld)   .

Distribution. Mexico (Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Jalisco, Veracruz, Guerrero, Morelos, Oaxaca, Tabasco, Yucatán), El Salvador, Costa Rica, Venezuela, Brazil (Minas Gerais).

Biology. Reared from cocoon of Acharia Hübner   ( Lepidoptera   : Limacodidae   ) in Costa Rica ( Gauld et al. 1998). One male from Venezuela probably was reared from Sibene sp. ( Limacodidae   ), a common pest of cultivated palms ( Gauld 1991).

FSCA

Florida State Collection of Arthropods, The Museum of Entomology

AEIC

American Entomological Institute

UNAM

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

ZISP

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences

EMEC

Essig Museum of Entomology

IPN

Instituto Politecnico Nacional

TAMU

Texas A&M University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Ichneumonidae

Genus

Neotheronia

Loc

Neotheronia montezuma ( Cresson, 1874 )

Khalaim, Andrey I. & Ruíz-Cancino, Enrique 2021
2021
Loc

Theronia montezuma

Cresson, E. T. 1874: 395
1874