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Girish Kumar P, Hanima R K, Amal S, Hegde V D. New record of Vechtia rugosa (F. Smith, 1858) (Hymenoptera, Crabronidae, Crabroninae) from India. J. Insect Biodivers. Syst 2023; 9 (4) :687-693
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1- Western Ghat Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Kozhikode, Kerala-673006, India , kpgiris@gmail.com
2- Western Ghat Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Kozhikode, Kerala-673006, India
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Range extension of the square-headed wasp, Vechtia rugosa (F. Smith, 1858), which is primarily the Southeast Asian species, towards India is presented. A key to species and subspecies of the genus Vechtia Pate, 1944 is also provided with illustrations of V. rugosa rugosa (F. Smith, 1858). The known distribution of the Vechtia species in Southeastern Asia is also discussed.
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Article Type: Short Paper | Subject: Systematics/Hymenoptera
Received: 2023/07/19 | Accepted: 2023/08/10 | Published: 2023/08/15

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