Alessandro Rodrigues Lima
Priscila Guimarães Dia
The revision of Leucospis Fabricius (Hymenoptera: Leucospidae) by Bouček (1974a) is updated for the New World spe-
cies based on material deposited in Brazilian collections. We provide a key to the New World species including all species described after Bouček, describe two new Brazilian species, Leucospis copepucu sp. nov. and L. muru sp. nov. describe
the male of Leucospis opalescens Weld, 1922, and provide diagnoses and illustrations for ten other Brazilian species and
one Argentinian species and comments on new geographic records for Brazilian species, with maps.
Key-words: taxonomy, key, Minas Gerais, bee parasitoid