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Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865

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  • Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865Cresson, E.T. On the Hymenoptera of Cuba. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia 4:200 pp.:58. Type species: Rhopalosoma poeyi Cresson, 1865Cresson, E.T. On the Hymenoptera of Cuba. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia 4:200 pp., by monotypy.
  • Sibyllina Westwood, 1868Westwood, J.O. Descriptions of new genera and species of exotic Hymenoptera. Transaction of the Entomological Society of London part iv:327-332.:329. Type species: Sibyllina aenigmatica Westwood, 1868Westwood, J.O. Descriptions of new genera and species of exotic Hymenoptera. Transaction of the Entomological Society of London part iv:327-332. [ = Rhopalosoma poeyi Cresson, 1865Cresson, E.T. On the Hymenoptera of Cuba. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia 4:200 pp.], by monotypy. Krombein et al.Krombein, K.V., P.D. Hurd, D.R. Smith & B.D. Burks Catalog of Hymenoptera in America North of Mexico. Volume 2. Apocrita (Aculeata). Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C. 1199-2209. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865); GuidottiGuidotti, A.E. Systematics of little known parasitic wasps of the family Rhopalosomatidae (Hymenoptera: Vespoidea). Dissertation , . Canada. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865); WestwoodWestwood, J.O. Thesaurus Entomologicus Oxoniensis; or illustrations of new, rare, and interesting insects. Clarendon Press, Oxford. 205 pp., 40 pls. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865); Poole & GentiliPoole, R.W. & P. Gentili Nomina insecta Nearctica. A Check List of the Insects of North America. Entomological Information Services, Rockville, Maryland. 1-793. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865); Lohrmann et al.Lohrmann, V., M. Ohl, P. Michalik, J.P. Pitts, L. Jeanneau & V. Perrichot Notes on rhopalosomatid wasps of Dominican and Mexican amber (Hymenoptera: Rhopalosomatidae) with a description of the first fossil species of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865. Fossil Record 22:31-44. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865); TownesTownes, H.K. A revision of the Rhopalosomatidae (Hymenoptera). Contributions of the American Entomological Institute 15 (1):1-34. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865); BerlandBerland, L. Note sur L’existence à Madagascar de Rhopalosomidae (Hymenoptères Aculeates). Mémoires de l’Institut Scientifique de Madagascar. Série A. Biologie Animale 5 (2):295-303. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865); KrombeinKrombein, K.V. Superfamily Sphecoidea. In: Muesebeck, K.V. Krombein, and H.K. Townes (Ed.). Hymenoptera of America north of Mexico (Synoptic Catalog). 937-1034. (listed as synonym of Rhopalosoma Cresson, 1865).

  • Anatomy: Quicke et al.Quicke, D.L.J., M.G. Fitton, J.R. Tunstead, S.N. Ingram & P.V. Gaitens Ovipositor structure and relationships within the Hymenoptera, with special reference to the Ichneumonoidea. Journal of Natural History 28:635-682. (transverse sections throug ovipositors); Basibuyuk & QuickeBasibuyuk, H.H. & D.L.J. Quicke Gross morphology of multiporous plate sensilla in the Hymenoptera (Insecta). Zoologica Scripta 28:51-67. (multiporous plate sensillum);
  • Checklist: FernándezFernández, F. Checklist of genera and subgenera of Aculeate Hymenoptera of the Neotropical Region (Hymenoptera: Vespomorpha). Biota Colombiana 2 (2):87-131.:117 (Neotropical Region);
  • Discussion: Turner & WaterstonTurner, R.E. & J. Waterston Notes on the hymenopterous families Bethylidae and Rhopalosomidae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 8 (20):101-108.:107; Nel et al.Nel, A., D. Azar & S. Hervet A new rhopalosomatid wasp in the Paleocene of France (Hymenoptera). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 46 (1-2):211-215.;
  • Distribution: Azevedo et al.Azevedo et al. Checklist of the genera of Hymenoptera (Insecta) from Espírito Santo state, Brazil. Bol. Mus. Biol. Mello Leitão (N. Sér.) 37 (3):313-343. (Espírito Santo state, Brazil); Lohrmann et al.Lohrmann, V., Q. Zhang, P. Michalik, J. Blaschke, P. Müller, L. Jeanneau, & V. Perrichot †Cretolixon – a remarkable new genus of rhopalosomatid wasps (Hymenoptera: Vespoidea: Rhopalosomatidae) from chemically tested, mid-Cretaceous Burmese (Kachin) amber supports the monophyly of Rhopalosomatinae. Fossil Record 23:215-236. (Neotropical and eastern Nearctic regions);
  • Genus description: WestwoodWestwood, J.O. Thesaurus Entomologicus Oxoniensis; or illustrations of new, rare, and interesting insects. Clarendon Press, Oxford. 205 pp., 40 pls.:131;
  • Hosts: HoodHood, J.D. Notes on the life history of Rhopalosoma poeyi Cresson. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 15 (4):145-148. (Orocharis saltator (now Hapithus saltator)); GurneyGurney, A.B. Notes on the biology and immature stages of a cricket parasite of the genus Rhopalosoma. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 103 (3313):19-34. (Hapithus agitator, Hapithus brevipennis (listed but not confirmed by Gurney), Hapithus sp., Orocharis (now Hapithus)); Alexander & OtteAlexander, R.D. & D. Otte Cannibalism during copulation in the brown bush cricket, Hapithus agitator (Gryllidae). The Florida Entomologist 50 (2):79-87. (Hapithus agitator); Miller et al.Miller, L.A., T.D. Benefield, S.A. Lounsbury, V. Lohrmann & J.D. Blaschke DNA barcoding of rhopalosomatid larvae reveals a new host record and genetic evidence of a second species of Rhopalosoma Cresson (Hymenoptera, Rhopalosomatidae) in America north of Mexico. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 74:35-46. (Hapithus agitator, Hapithus saltator, Anaxipha exigua species group);
  • Keys: BruesBrues, C.T. The American species of Rhopalosoma. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 36 (2):310-318.:312; TownesTownes, H.K. A revision of the Rhopalosomatidae (Hymenoptera). Contributions of the American Entomological Institute 15 (1):1-34.:17-18;
  • Larva description: HoodHood, J.D. Notes on the life history of Rhopalosoma poeyi Cresson. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 15 (4):145-148.; GurneyGurney, A.B. Notes on the biology and immature stages of a cricket parasite of the genus Rhopalosoma. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 103 (3313):19-34.:25-31;
  • Phylogeny: Basibuyuk & QuickeBasibuyuk, H.H. & D.L.J. Quicke Morphology of the antenna cleaner in the Hymenoptera with particular reference to non-aculeate families (Insecta). Zoologica Scripta 24 (2):157-177. (antenna cleaner morphology); Vilhelmsen et al.Vilhelmsen, L., I. Mikó & L. Krogmann Beyond the wasp-waist: structural diversity and phylogenetic significance of the mesosoma in apocritan wasps (Insecta: Hymenoptera). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 159 (1):1-173.; Payne et al.Payne, A., P.M. Barden, W.C. Wheeler & J.M. Carpenter Direct optimization, sensitivity analysis, and the evolution of the hymenopteran superfamilies. American Museum Novitates 3789:1-19.;
  • Revisions: BruesBrues, C.T. The American species of Rhopalosoma. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 36 (2):310-318.;