Review of Asiatic Neurogenia Roman, 1910 (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae) with description of three new species

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Three species of Neurogenia Roman, 1910 are described as new from Asia: N. auco Reshchikov & van Achterberg sp. n. from Vietnam, N. kamapura Reshchikov sp. n. from India and N. sayama Reshchikov sp. n. from Japan. Group assignment changed for N. gorochovi (Kasparyan, 2008) comb. n. The other Asiatic species are reviewed and an illustrated, updated diagnosis of the genus and a key to the Asiatic species of Neurogenia are provided.

Tijdschrift voor Entomologie

A Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Entomology since 1857



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  • A, Type locality of Neurogenia auco Reshchikov & van Achterberg sp. n., Chu Yang Sin National Park in 2007 before inundation. Photo by Kees van Achterberg. B, Forest closed to Digboi, Tinsukia, India, 2011. Photo by Marshall Shoaib.

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  • Neurogenia auco, Holotype female (RMNH). – 2, fore wing; 3, interspace between hind half of lateral ocellus and eye; 4, propodeum; 5, claw; 6, habitus; 7, face.

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  • Neurogenia cubitalis, Holotype female (DEI). – 8, face; 9, propodeum; 10, fore wing; 11 habitus.

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  • Neurogenia kamapura, Holotype female (USNM). – 12, tuberculate of M + Cu in fore wing; 13, claw; 14, face; 15, propodeum; 16, habitus.

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  • Neurogenia kapuri, Holotype female (NZSI). – 17, first metasomal tergite; 18, face; 19, scapus; 20, temple; 21, labels; 22, propodeum; 23, fore wing; 24, clypeus; 25, habitus.

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  • Neurogenia sayama Reshchikov sp. n., Holotype female (CNC). – 26, wings; 27, interspace between hind half of lateral occelus and eye; 28, ovipositor; 29, face; 30, claw; 31, habitus.

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