A new species, Lasioglossum (Eickwortia) hienae, from Mexico (Apoidea: Halictidae)

Jason Gibbs, Sheila Dumesh

Abstract


A new species from Colima, Mexico, Lasioglossum (Eickwortia) hienae Gibbs & Dumesh, new species, is described and illustrated.  Lasioglossum hienae is distinguished from related species based on a combination of morphological, geographical, and molecular evidence.  A species distribution model is used to predict the potential distribution of the known species of L. (Eickwortia).  An identification key is provided.

Keywords


Integrative taxonomy; Hymenoptera; Anthophila; Halictini; DNA barcoding; Neotropical Region

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