Enicospilus rundiensis Bischoff, 1915

Gadallah, Neveen S., Soliman, Ahmed M., Rousse, Pascal & Al Dhafer, Hathal M., 2017, The genus Enicospilus Stephens, 1835 (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Ophioninae) in Saudi Arabia, with twelve new species records and the description of five new species, European Journal of Taxonomy 365, pp. 1-69: 44-45

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.365

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:11B4AFCD-23A0-4170-BB02-9AD628C16925

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3852608

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A02166-FFDD-004F-FD82-FA95FB7DFCBA

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Carolina

scientific name

Enicospilus rundiensis Bischoff, 1915
status

 

Enicospilus rundiensis Bischoff, 1915  

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Enicospilus (Dispilus) rundiensis Bischoff, 1915: 476   , ♂.

Enicospilus ruandensis Roman, 1924: 8   , ♀.

Diagnosis (after Gauld & Mitchell 1978)

B 18–21; F 12–16; ML 0.2; CT 1.4–1.8; OOL 0.1, POL 0.29; FI 0.55–0.6; Fl1–2 1.4–1.6; Fl20 1.8–2.0; AI 0.55–0.75; ICI 0.45–0.7; CI 0.45–0.65; SDI 1.3–1.4; NI 2.37.

Body reddish brown overall, orbits pale yellow, gena yellowish white, ventral side of T3–6 darker in colour, antennae and legs are brighter in colour, mandibular teeth black; mandible with upper tooth 1.5– 2.0 × as long as lower tooth; clypeus slightly convex in profile, ventral margin in-turned; face 1.25 × as high as wide; antenna with 57–61 flagellomeres; mesopleuron finely puncto-striate, metapleuron finely punctate; basal transverse carina of propodeum distinct, anterior area of propodeum finely superficially shagreened, posterior area coarsely closely rugose; proximal sclerite triangular, dark brown, central sclerite moderately to very long and curved toward base of wing; hind wing with 6–8 distal hamuli on R1; fore tibia sparsely setose.

Material examined

SAUDI ARABIA: 1 ♀, Shada Al Ala (Al Baha), light trap 1, 27 Jan. 2015, leg. Al Dhafer et al. ( KSMA); 1 ♀, Raydah (Asir), light trap 6, 30 Jan. 2015, leg. Al Dhafer et al. ( KSMA); 6 ♀♀, 1 ♂, Raydah (Asir), light trap 8, 30 Jan. 2015, leg. Al Dhafer et al. ( KSMA); 11 ♀♀, Raydah (Asir), light trap 9, 30 Jan. 2015, leg. Al Dhafer et al. ( KSMA).

Description

Males of E. rundiensis   resemble the female (see diagnosis).

BOLD Identification Number

ADB5118.

Distribution

Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda ( Gauld & Mitchell 1978; Yu et al. 2012), Namibia, Zimbabwe ( Rousse & van Noort 2014); Saudi Arabia (new record).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Ichneumonidae

Genus

Enicospilus

Loc

Enicospilus rundiensis Bischoff, 1915

Gadallah, Neveen S., Soliman, Ahmed M., Rousse, Pascal & Al Dhafer, Hathal M. 2017
2017
Loc

Enicospilus ruandensis

Roman A. 1924: 8
1924
Loc

Enicospilus (Dispilus) rundiensis

Bischoff H. 1915: 476
1915