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pl. 25, fig. 20. (Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 104.)

Type: Muellerella amabilis Saussure. By monotypy.
*Parepyris Kieffer, 1913 (not of Brèthes, 1913). Lab. Zool. Gen. e Agr.

Portici Bol. 7: 108. (Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 104).

Type: Epyris interruptus Kieffer. Desig. by Kieffer, 1914. Psilepyris Kieffer, 1913. (Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 104.) indivisus Kieffer. Transf. from Psilepyris Kieffer, p. 730 (teste Evans, 1964,

loc. cit. supra, p. 104). *vierecki Krombein. Md. (Plummers Island).

Epyris vierecki Krombein, 1962. Biol. Soc. Wash. Proc. 75: 1. 8, 4.

Nomen Nudum in Epyris Westwood
*Epyris monticola Ashmead in Cockerell, 1889. Colo. Biol. Assn., 10th

Rept., [p. 2] (probably published originally in Custer County
Courant newspaper).

*Genus BAKERIELLA Kieffer Bakeriella Kieffer, 1910. Soc. Ent. France Ann. 78: 288.

Type: Bakeriella flavicornis Kieffer. By monotypy.
Place before Rhabdepyris Kieffer, p. 729.
*floridana Evans. Fla. (Paradise Key).
Bakeriella floridana Evans, 1964. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 132: 134, fig.

84. Ô, f.

Genus RHABDEPYRIS Kieffer, pp. 729-730 Chlorepyris Kieffer, 1913. (Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 93.) aeneiceps (Ashmead). Transf. to Anisepyris Kieffer, p. 730. Delete Ga. from

distribution. analis (Cresson). Transf. to Anisepyris Kieffer, p. 730. columbianus (Ashmead). Transf. to Anisepyris Kieffer, p. 730. fulgens (Brues). Transf. from Chlorepyris Kieffer, p. 730 (teste Evans, 1964,

loc. cit. supra, p. 95). grandis (Ashmead). Transf. to Anisepyris Kieffer, p. 730. haemorrhoidalis Kieffer. Transf. to Holepyris Kieffer, p. 730. occidentalis (Ashmead). Transf. to Anisepyris Kieffer, p. 730. Turner and Waterston. Transf. to syn. of Holepyris sylvanidis

(Brèthes), p. 730.

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Genus HOLEPYRIS Kieffer, p. 730
*Holepyris subg. Rysepytis Kieffer, 1906. In André, Spec. Hym. Eur.

Alg., v. 9, p. 341. (Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 140.)
Type: Holepyris (Rysepyris) numidicus Kieffer. Desig. by

Kieffer, 1914.
*Misepyris Kieffer, 1913. Lab. Zool. Gen. e Agr. Portici Bol. 7: 108.

(Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 140.)

Type: Holepyris remotus Kieffer. Desig. by Kieffer, 1914.
*Parepyris Brèthes, 1913 (not of Kieffer, 1913). Buenos Aires Mus. Nac.

de Hist. Nat. An. 24: 87. (Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p.
140.)

Type: Parepyris sylvanidis Brèthes. By monotypy. haemorrhoidalis (Kieffer). Transf. from Anisepyris Kieffer, p. 729 (teste

Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 143). *sylvanidis (Brèthes): Widespread in U. S.; cosmopolitan. Host: Oryzae

philus surinamensis (L.). Parepyris sylvanidis Brèthes, 1913. Buenos Aires Mus. Nac. de Hist.

Nat. An. 24: 87. 8, .

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Rhabdepyris zeae Turner and Waterston (syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit.

supra, p. 143),

Genus Psilepyris Kieffer, p. 730
Syn. of Epyris subg. Epyris Westwood, p. 728.
indivisus (Kieffer). Transf. to Epyris Westwood, p. 729.

Genus Chlorepyris Kieffer, p. 730
Transfer to synonymy of Rhabdepyris Kieffer, p. 729.
fulgens (Brues). Transfer to Rhabdepyris Kieffer, p. 729.

Genus Xanthepyris Kieffer, p. 730
A synonym of Pseudisobrachium Kieffer, pp. 731-732.

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Genus Acrepyris Kieffer, p. 730 Transfer to Pristocera Klug, p. 731, as a valid subgenus (teste Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 129: 248). reticulatus (Kieffer). Transf. to Pristocera Klug, p. 731, as a syn. of armifera

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Genus ANISEPYRIS Kieffer, pp. 730–731
* Rhabdepyris subg. Lophepyris Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61:

201. (Syn. by Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 96.)
Type: Rhabdepyris (Lophepyris) bridwelli Evans. By orig.

desig.
Revision: Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61: 97-120, 28 figs.-

Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61: 201-204. aeneiceps (Ashmead). Transf. from Rhabdepyris Kieffer, p. 729 (teste

Evans, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 107). analis (Cresson). Fla. and Tex. to Tenn. and N. C. Transf. from Rhabde

pyris Kieffer, p. 729 (teste Evans, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 118). *arizonicus Evans. Ariz. (Santa Rita Mts.). Anisepyris arizonicus Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61: 112, fig.

15. 9. *bradleyi (Evans). Tex. (Wharton). Rhabdepyris (Lophepyris) bradleyi Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc.

61: 204. 9. *bridwelli (Evans). Tex. (Brownsville, Laredo); Mexico. Rhabdepyris (Lophepyris) bridwelli Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc.

61: 202. 4, . columbianus (Ashmead). Mass. west to Kans. south to_Fla. and Tex.

Transf. from Rhabdepyris Kieffer, p. 729 (teste Evans, 1959, loc.

cit, supra, p. 104). Anisepyris pulchellus Fouts (syn, by Evans, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 104). * dietrichorum Evans. Ariz. (Arivaca in Pima Co.). Anisepyris dietrichorum Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61: 118, fig.

21. 9. *gibbosifrons Evans. N. J., Fla. Anise pyris gibbosifrons Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61: 116, figs.

23, 25, 26. 4, 8. grandis (Ashmead). Transf. from Rhabdepyris Kieffer, p. 729 (teste Evans,

1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 108). *laticeps Evans. Southeastern Ariz. Anise pyris laticeps Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61: 113, figs. 18,

19, 24. 4, 8.

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occidentalis (Ashmead). Ariz. and southern Calif. to Idaho and Wash.

Transf. from Rhabdepyris Kieffer, p. 729 (teste Evans, 1959, loc.

cit. supra, p. 109).
Anisepyris punctaticeps Kieffer (syn. by Evans, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p.

109).
pulchellus Fouts. Syn. of columbianus (Ashmead).
punctaticeps Kieffer. Syn. of occidentalis (Ashmead).
subviolaceus Kieffer. Fla., Tex. and N. Mex. north to Pa., Mich., Wyo., B. C.
*williamsi Evans. Ariz. and Calif. north to Oreg., Idaho and Utah.
Anise pyris williamsi Evans, 1959. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 61: 106, fig. 9.
4, .

Genus Plastanoxus Kieffer, p. 731 Transfer with component species to *Tribe Cephalonomiini and place after Cephalonomia Westwood, p. 727 (teste Evans, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 148).

*Subfamily PRISTOCERINAE

Genus PRISTOCERA Klug, p. 731

PRISTOCERA subgenus ACREPYRIS Kieffer Reduced to subg. of Pristocera Klug (teste Evans, 1963. loc. cit. infra p. 248). * Pristocera subg. Neopristocera Yasumatsu, 1955. Fac. Agr. Kyushu Univ.

Jour. 10: 248.

Type: Pristocera japonica Yasumatsu. Orig. desig.
Revision: Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 129: 241-290, 60 figs.
armifera (Say). N. H. and Vt. south to Fla., west to S. Dak., Colo. and Tex.

Host: Melanotus sp.
Scleroderma thoracica Westwood not a syn. of atra Klug but of armifera

(teste Evans, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 256).
Acrepyris reticulatus Kieffer (syn. by Evans, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 256).
atra Klug. N. C. to Fla., west to N. Mex. Remove thoracica (Westwood)

from syn. of atra and transfer it to syn. of armifera (Say). *bridwelli Evans. Ark. (Dodd City). Pristocera (Acrepyris) bridwelli Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

129: 267. Ô, f. *californica Evans. Calif., Utah, Wyo. Pristocera (Acrepyris) californica Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

129: 263. 6. *chihuahua Evans. Ariz.; Mexico (Chihuahua, Zacatecas). Pristocera (Acrepyris) chihuahua Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

129: 284. g. *cockerelli Evans. Tex. to Ariz.; Mexico (Sonora, Oaxaca). Pristocera (Acrepyris) cockerelli Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

129: 264. Ô, f. *fraterna Evans. N. C. to Fla., Kans. Pristocera (Acrepyris) fraterna Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

129: 261. 3, * (?). hyalina Brues. La., Tex., N. Mex.

*Genus APENESIA Westwood
Apenesia Westwood, 1874. Thesaurus Ent. Oxon., p. 170.

Type: Apenesia amazonica Westwood. Desig. by Westwood,

1881.
* Aeluroides Tullgren, 1904. Ark. Zool. 1: 428.

Type: Aeluroides sjostedti Tullgren. By monotypy.

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* Propristocera Kieffer, 1905. In André, Spec. Hym. Eur. Alg., v. 9, p.

247.
Type: Propristocera interrupta Kieffer, Desig. by Kieffer,

1914.
*Cleistepyris Kieffer, 1910. Soc. Ent. France Ann. 79: 48.

Type: Cleistepyris punctatus Kieffer, 1910. Desig. by Kieffer,

1914. *Dipristocera Kieffer, 1914. Das Tierreich, Lief. 41, p. 471.

Type: Dipristocera microchela Kieffer. By montoypy. *Neopristocera Benoit, 1957. Explor. Parc Nat. Albert, Mission DeWitte,

fasc. 88, p. 44. Preocc.

Type: Neopristocera triloba Benoit. Orig. desig. Revision: Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 249-359, 138 figs.

Place after Pristocera Klug, p. 731. *chiricahua Evans. Ariz.; Mexico (Mexico). Apenesia chiricahua Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 306, figs.

57, 60, 69, 80, 84. 8. *cochise Evans. Ariz. (Cochise Co.). Apenesia cochise Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 296, figs.

27, 32. . *dissomphaloides Evans. Ariz. (Pinal Co.). Apenesia dissomphaloides Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130:

297, figs. 37, 42. g. *exilis Evans. Ariz., Calif. Apenesia exilis Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 293, figs. 28,

30, 33, 34. . *martini Evans. Fla. (Manatee Co.).

Apenesia martini Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 294, fig. 29.

*mohave Evans, Calif.; Mexico (Baja California). Apenesia mohave Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 308, figs.

58, 61. 3. *pallidula Evans. Ariz. (Cochise Co.). Apenesia pallidula Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 300, figs.

38, 43, 46, 50. g. * parapolita Evans. Ark., La., Ala., and Ga., north to Ill., W. Va. and N. Y. *Propristocera polita Evans, 1958. Ent. Soc. Wash. Proc. 59: 294, figs. 2,

6. §. Preocc. in Apenesia. Apenesia parapolita Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 322 (8),

347 (9), figs. 81, 96, 127, 136. N. name. *pima Evans. Ariz. (Tucson). Apenesia pima Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 292, figs. 26,

31, 35, 36. .

*Genus PARASCLERODERMA Kieffer

Parascleroderma Kieffer, 1904. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. Genova Ann. 41:

376.

Type: Parascleroderma fulviceps Kieffer. Orig. desig. Place on p. 731 after * Apenesia Westwood. *insolita (Evans). Tex. (Brownsville). Apenesia insolita Evans, 1963. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 130: 350, figs.

130, 138. 4.

Genus PSEUDISOBRACHIUM Kieffer, pp. 731–732 *Monepyris Kieffer, 1905. Soc. Sci. Bruxelles Ann. 29: 101, 124.

Type: Epyris halidayi Westwood (= subcyaneum Haliday).

By monotypy.

* Plutobethylus Kieffer, 1910. Soc. Ent. France Ann. 79: 51.

Type: Plutobethylus distans Kieffer. Orig. desig. *Lyssepyris Kieffer, 1913. Portici Lab. Zool. Gen. e Agr. Bol. 7: 108.

Type: Holepyris flavicornis Kieffer. By monootypy.
Xantepyris Kieffer, 1913. Portici Lab. Zool. Gen. e Agr. Bol. 7: 108.

Type: Épyris flaviventris Kieffer. By monotypy.
*Lissepyris (!) Kieffer, 1914. Das Tierreich 41: 236. Typ. error.
Xanthepyris Kieffer, 1914. Das Tierreich 41: 417. Emend.
*Parisobrachium Kieffer, 1914. Das Tierreich 41: 424.

Type: Rhabdepyris (?) albi pes Kieffer. By monotypy.
Revision: Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul. 126: 211-318, 5 pls.

Members of this genus have been taken in ant nests, but it is not ce whether they are parasitic on the ant larvae or on larvae of assoc myrmecophilous beetles. agile Whittaker. Change orig. cit. to Roy. Ent. Soc. London Trans. 76:

pl. 13, fig. 4. g. Syn. of prolongatum (Provancher). *anomalum Evans. N. J., Va., Fla., Ill. Pseudisobrachium anomalum Évans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

311, figs. 8, 54, 64, 67. 6. *apache Evans. Ariz. (Santa Cruz, Gila and Pinal Counties). Pseudisobrachium apache Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

299, fig. 46. 8. arenarium Evans. N. J., Pa. (?), N. C., Ga., Fla. (?), Ala., Miss., Mo.

Ill. Associated with ponerine ants.
Pseudisobrachium arenarium Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

263, figs. 20, 39, 57. Ô, f (?). *ashmeаdi Evans. Mass., Ont., Mich. and Kans., south to Fla., Ala. and

Associated with formicine and dolichoderine ants. Pseudisobrachium ashmeаdi Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

275, figs. 1, 23, 38, 58, 63. , $ (?). carbonarium (Ashmead). Md. south to Ga., Ala., W. Va., Ky. (?), Ill., K

N. Dak. (?). Taxonomy: Evans, 1961, loc. cit. supra, p. 271, figs. 23, 37. 8, 9 (?). *carolinianum Evans. S. C., Fla. Pseudisobrachium carolinianum Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool.

126: 254. g. *castaneum Evans. Calif. (San Diego). Pseudisobrachium castaneum Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

248, fig. 56. g. comanche Evans. Ariz., Tex. Pseudisobrachium comanche Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

298, fig. 59. g. *crassum Evans. Tex. (Brownsville, San Antonio). Pseudisobrachium crassum Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool. Bul.

239, fig. 13. 6. Kemarginatum Evans. Tex. (Kerrville). Pseudisobrachium emarginatum Evans, 1961. Mus. Compar. Zool.

126: 303, fig. 49. g. flavicoxis Fouts. Syn. of rufiventre (Ashmead). flavinervis Fouts. Calif., Nev., Ariz., Tex.

Taxonomy: Evans, 1961, loc. cit. supra, p. 305, figs, 6, 31, 38, 62. Ô, 오 flaviventre (Kieffer). Del. to Fla., west to Tex., Kans., Ill. Associated

myrmicine ants. Taxonomy: Evans, 1961, loc. cit. supra, p. 288, figs. 41, 60. 6, & (?).

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