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Revision of the World species of Xeris Costa (Hymenoptera: Siricidae)
CJAI 28 -- September 25, 2015
doi: 10.3752/cjai.2015.28
http://zoobank.org/References/1360ED3A-8330-43BD-B051-2DDBBBD76AA0
Henri Goulet1, Caroline Boudreault1 and Nathen M. Schiff2

2. Material and Methods
2.1 Material

We based this study on more than 2400 specimens. Holotypes, lectotypes and syntypes, and specimens studied are preserved in the following 39 collections. The curator or lender name follows the institution name.

ANIC Australian National Insect Collection, CSIRO, Australia Capital Territory, Australia. Nicole Fisher.
ANSP

Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, USA. J. Weintraub.

BDUC

Biology Department, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada. R. Longair.

BMNH

Department of Entomology, The Natural History Museum, London, England. C. Gillette.

BYUC Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA. S. M. Clark.
CFIA Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Ottawa, ON, Canada. H. Douglas.
CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects and Arachnids, Ottawa, ON, Canada. H. Goulet.

CUCC

Clemson University Arthropod Collection, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA. J. C. Morse.

CUIC Cornell University Insect Collection, Department of Entomology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA. E. R. Hoebeke.
DEBU

Department of Environmental Biology, University of Guelph, ON, Canada. S. A. Marshall & S. Paiero.

EDUM

Entomology Department, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada. †R. E. Roughley.

FRLC Atlantic Forestry Centre, Natural Resurces Canada, Fredericton, NB, Canada. J. Sweeney.
FRNZ Scion – next generation biomaterials, Te Papa Tipu Innovation Park, Rotorua, New Zealand. S. Sopow.
GLFC

Great Lake Forest Centre, Natural Resources Canada, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada. K. Nystrom.

INHS

Insect Collection, Illinois Natural History Survey, Champaign, IL, USA.

INIFAP

Campo Experimental Pabellón,  Pabellón de Artiga, Aguascaliente, C. P. 20660, Mexico, G. Danchez-Martinez.

LECQ

Laurentian Forestry Centre, Natural Resource Canada, Ste. Foy, QC, Canada. J. Klimaszewski.

LEMQ

Lyman Entomological Museum and Research Laboratory, MacDonald College, McGill University, Ste. Anne de Bellevue, QC, Canada. T. A. Wheeler.

LSUK Linnean Society, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, England.
MNCN Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Paseo de la Castellana, Spain. M. París.

MRNQ           

Ministère des Ressources Naturelles, Direction de l’Environnement et de la Protection des Forêts, Service des Relevés et des Diagnostiques, Québec, QC, Canada. C. Piché.

MTEC Department of Entomology, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, USA. M. A. Ivie.
NFRC Northern Forestry Centre, Natural Resource Canada, Northwest Region, Edmonton, AB, Canada. G. Pohl.
NSMT

Department of Zoology, National Museum of Nature and Science, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan. A. Shinohara.

OSAC Oregon State Arthropod Collection, Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA. C. Marshall.
OLML

Oberӧsterreichische Landesmuseen, Linz, Austria. C. Reitstatter.

OXUM

Hope Entomological Collections, University Museum, Oxford, England. J. E. Hogan.

PFRC

Pacific Forestry Centre, Natural Resource Canada, Victoria, BC, Canada. L. Humble.

PUPC

Department of Zoology, Punjabi University, Patiala-147002, India. M. S. Saini.

ROME

Department of Entomology, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON, Canada. C. Darling.

SDEI

Senckenberg Deutsches Entomologisches Institut, Münchenberg, Germany. A. Taeger and S. M. Blank.

UAIC

Department of Entomology Collection, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA. D. Madison.

UAM

University of Alaska Museum, Fairbanks, AK, USA. D. Sikes.

UASM

Department of Zoology, Strickland Entomological Museum, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada. D. Shpeley.

UCRC

University of California, Riverside, CA, USA. D. Yanega.

TARI

Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute, Taichung, Taiwan. Chi-Feng Lee.

USNM

National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, USA. D.R. Smith.

USFS–AK

USDA Forest Service, State and Private Forestry, Forest Health Protection, Fairbanks Unit, Fairbanks, AK. USA. J. J. Kruse.

USFS–GA

USDA Forest Service, Southern Research Station, Athens, GA, USA. D. Miller.

USFS–MS

USDA Forest Service, Stoneville, MS, USA. N. M. Schiff.

ZMUC

Department of Entomology, Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken, Copenhagen, Denmark. L. Vilhelmsen.

ZMUN

Natural history Museum, University of Oslo, Department of Zoology, Insect Collection, Oslo, Norway. Lars Ove Hansen.


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