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Abstract

A new species of the genus Leptocimbex Semenov-Tianshanskij (Hymenoptera, Cimbicidae) from Hunan, China.

Abstract

Leptocimbex brevivertexis Wei et Yan, sp. nov., a new species of Cimbicidae from Hunan, China is described. The host plant of the new species is confirmed to be Acer davidii Franch of Aceraceae. The type specimens of the new species are kept in the Insect Collection of Central South University of Forestry and Technology, Changsha, Hunan Province, China (CSCS).