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Leptogastrinae species catalog

Species catalog of 476 valid Leptogastrinae species (560 names including 42 synonyms, 18 homonyms, 21 nomina nuda, and 3 unavailable names). Last updated on 12 September 2013.

Displaying 11 records.
Acronyches alexanderi Papavero, 1971 valid
type locality: Brazil: Mogi das Cruzes (São Paulo)
type depository: MZSP-H1M*
original combination: Acronyches alexanderi
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Brazil
distribution note:
Acronyches fenestratulus Hermann, 1921 valid
type locality: Paraguay: Santa Trinidad (= Santisima Trinidad)
type depository: DEIC-H1F*
original combination: Acronyches fenestratulus
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay
distribution note:
Acronyches geosarginus Papavero, 1971 valid
type locality: Surinam: Paramaribo
type depository: MZSP-H1M*
original combination: Acronyches geosarginus
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Suriname
distribution note:
Acronyches giganteus (Hull, 1962) synonym
type locality: Brazil: Manaus (Amazonas)
type depository: AMNH-H1F*
original combination: Megonyx giganteus
senior synonym: Acronyches fenestratulus Hermann, 1921 (sensu: Papavero 1971: 148)
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Brazil
distribution note:
Acronyches imitator Hermann, 1921 valid
type locality: Paraguay: 'Paraguay'
type depository: ZSMC-S1F* DEIC-S1M*
original combination: Acronyches imitator
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Brazil, Paraguay
distribution note:
Acronyches maya Martin, 1968 valid
type locality: Mexico: Chichen Itza (Yucatan)
type depository: FMNH-H1M*
original combination: Acronyches maya
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Mexico
distribution note:
Acronyches meruuna Papavero, 1971 valid
type locality: Brazil: Parque Sooretama (Espirito Santo)
type depository: MZSP-H1F*
original combination: Acronyches meruuna
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Brazil
distribution note:
Acronyches plutactites Papavero, 1971 valid
type locality: Costa Rica: Turrialba
type depository:
original combination: Acronyches plutactites
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Costa Rica
distribution note:
Acronyches rarus Martin, 1968 valid
type locality: Mexico: Yautepec (Morelos)
type depository: UCDC-H1M* (# 876)
original combination: Acronyches rarus
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Mexico
distribution note:
Acronyches westcotti (Martin, 1968) valid
type locality: Mexico: Ixtlan del Rio (20 miles SE (= 32 km SE)) (Nayarit)
type depository: CAS-H1M* (# 12464)
original combination: Leptogaster westcotti
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Mexico
distribution note:
Acronyches willistoni Hermann, 1921 valid
type locality: Surinam: 'Surinam'
type depository: ZSMC-H1F*
original combination: Acronyches willistoni
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Suriname
distribution note: