Review of Scolia (Hymenoptera: Scoliidae) from Central America, including seasonal flight activity in Scolia guttata

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Title Review of Scolia (Hymenoptera: Scoliidae) from Central America, including seasonal flight activity in Scolia guttata
Revisión de Scolia (Hymenoptera: Scoliidae) para América Central, incluyendo actividad de vuelo estacional en Scolia guttata

Creator Añino Ramos, Yostin Jesús
Cambra Torok, Roberto
Windsor, Donald
Zuñiga, Ronald
Quintero, Diomedes
Subject Entomology
Scoliinae; seasonal flight activity; taxonomy; wasp
Avispa; nuevo registro de distribución; Scoliinae; taxonomía

Description A taxonomic revision of the genus Scolia Fabricius, 1775 (Hymenoptera: Scoliidae) from Central America is presented. Two species of Scolia are present in Central America: S. (Discolia) guttata Burmeister, 1853 and S. (Hesperoscolia) rufiventris Fabricius, 1804, the latter representing the first record for Costa Rica, Panama and Colombia. The male of S. rufiventris is described and illustrated for the first time. Seasonal flight activity for S. guttata from two years of continuous Malaise trapping in Barro Colorado Island, Panama, is described.
Se presenta una revisión taxonómica del género Scolia Fabricius, 1775 (Hymenoptera: Scoliidae) de América Central. Dos especies de Scolia están presentes en América Central: S. (Discolia) guttata Burmeister, 1853 y S. (Hesperoscolia) rufiventris Fabricius, 1804, esta última representa el primer registro para Costa Rica, Panamá y Colombia. El macho de S. rufiventris se describe e ilustra por primera vez. Se describe la actividad estacional de vuelo para S. guttata a partir de dos años de captura continua con trampas Malaise en la isla de Barro Colorado, Panamá.

Publisher Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Sede Bogotá - Faculdad de Ciencias - Departamento de Biología
Date 2020-05-01
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article

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Source Acta Biológica Colombiana; Vol. 25, Núm. 2 (2020); 202 - 209
Acta Biológica Colombiana; Vol. 25, Núm. 2 (2020); 202 - 209
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