The <I>Zethus</I> of Venezuela (Hymenoptera: Eumenidae)
Keywords:Hymenoptera, Eumenidae, Zethus, Venezuela
AbstractThirty four species of Zethus are enumerated from Venezuela, providing known and new locality records. Six new species are described: Z. rubioi and Z. vincenti in the subgenus Zethusculus, Z. carpenteri and Z. milleri in the subgenus Zethoides, and Z. bolivarensis and Z. yepezi in the nominate subgenus. A key to the species of Venezuela is provided. The distribution patterns of Zethus are discussed.