Universal Chalcidoidea Database

Synonymic list

Blepyrus pretiosus Timberlake, 1924

[ Encyrtidae : Tetracneminae ]
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Blepyrus pretiosus (Timberlake)
Noyes, J.S. (2000), Encyrtidae of Costa Rica (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea), 1. The subfamily Tetracneminae, parasitoids of mealybugs (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae). Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 62 pp. 1-355    
Possible synonym of Blepyrus schwarzi (Howard) (page 201)
Compared with Blepyrus fabius Noyes (page 204)
Euryrhopalus pretiosa (Timberlake)
Thompson, W.R. (1955), A catalogue of the parasites and predators of insect pests. Section 2. Host parasite catalogue, Part 3. Hosts of the Hymenoptera (Calliceratid to Evaniid). pp.251
(Earliest use of name recorded in this database)
Euryrhopalus pretiosus (Timberlake)
Gahan, A.B. (1942), Descriptions of five new species of Chalcidoidea, with notes on a few described species (Hymenoptera). Proceedings of the United States National Museum 92 pp. 41-51    
New combination for Synaspidia pretiosa Timberlake (page 49)
Kerrich, G.J. (1967), On the classification of the anagyrine Encyrtidae, with a revision of some of the genera (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) 20(5) pp. 143-250     view   () in PDF format
Valid species (pages 236,243)
Synaspidia pretiosa Timberlake
Timberlake, P.H. 1924, Descriptions of new chalcid-flies from Hawaii and Mexico (Hymenoptera). Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 5:399     view Timberlake, P.H.  (1924) in PDF format
New species, figs., Holotype , BPBM, Mexico
Peck, O. (1963), A catalogue of the Nearctic Chalcidoidea (Insecta; Hymenoptera). Canadian Entomologist (Supplement) 30 pp. 1-1092    
Synonym of Euryrhopalus schwarzi Howard (page 379)