Aleiodes

Farahani, Samira, Talebi, Ali Asghar, Achterberg, Cornelis Van & Rakhshani, Ehsan, 2015, A review of the subfamily Rogadinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from Iran, Zootaxa 3973 (2), pp. 227-250: 232-233

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3973.2.2

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scientific name

Aleiodes
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* Aleiodes  (Aleiodes) arnoldii ( Tobias, 1976)

( Figs 3View FIGURE 3 A –F, 8 B)

Material examined. Alborz province: Chalous Road, Shahrestanak (35 ° 58 ′ 16.26 ″ N, 51 ° 21 ′ 25.80 ″ E, 2225m a. s. l.), 18.v.2010, 1♀; 08.vi.2010, 1♂; 15.vi.2010, 9♂; 29.vi.2010, 1♂; 14.vii.2010, 1♀, 1 ♂; 03.viii.2010, 1♂; 06.xi.2010, 1♂; Tehran province: Peykanshahr, Iran National Botanical Garden (35 ° 44 ′ 19.91 ″ N, 51 ° 10 ′ 52.49 ″ E, 1265 m a. s. l.), 04.v.2010, 3♂; 18.v.2010, 2♀, 11 ♂; 08.vi.2010, 1♀, 5 ♂; Guilan province: Roodsar, Rahim abad, Orkom (36 ° 45 ′ 44.34 ″ N, 50 ° 18 ′ 11.88 ″ E, 1201 m a. s. l.), 14.vi.2010, 1♀; 16.viii.2010, 1♀; Roodsar, Rahim abad, Ghazichak (36 ° 45 ′ 52.62 ″ N, 50 ° 20 ′01.08″ E, 1787 m a. s. l.), 09.viii.2010, 3♀; 16.viii.2010, 1♀, 1 ♂; Mazandaran province: Noor, Chamestan, Gaznasara (36 ° 16 ′ 56.82 ″ N, 52 ° 10 ′ 58.50 ″ E, 2032 m a. s. l.), 13.vii.2011, 1♀, 26.vii.2011, 1♀; leg. M. Khayrandish.

Diagnostic characters (female). Body length 6.2–6.5 mm; antenna shorter than length of body (0.6 ×) ( Fig. 8View FIGURE 8 B), with 35 segments, length of flagellum as long as its width; compound eyes medium-sized ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 A); width of face 2.2–2.3 × longer than its height, hypoclypeal depression as wide as its distance from compound eye ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 B); postocellar line 1.2–1.3 × and ocular-ocellar line 2.0– 2.1 × longer than ocellar diameter ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 C), temple 0.7–0.8 × length of compound eye in dorsal view ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 C); mesopleuron rugose ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 D); vein r 0.3 × as long as 3 -SR, vein 2 -CU 1 2.2–2.3 × longer than vein 1 -CU 1 ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 E), marginal cell of hind wing slightly widened apically; claws simple; first and second metasomal tergites with longitudinal striae, second metasomal tergite transverse, 1.4–1.5 × wider than its length, third and following metasomal tergites without longitudinal striae ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 F).

Coloration. Body reddish; apical half of antenna dark, head reddish except gena, greater part of mesosoma black; apical of hind femur and tibia black; first and second metasomal tergite reddish, following tergites black ( Fig. 8View FIGURE 8 B).

General distribution. Palaearctic.

Distribution in Iran. Alborz, Tehran, Guilan and Mazandaran provinces (current study). New record for Iran.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Aleiodes