Bocchus seyrigi ( Benoit, 1954 ),

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 295-296

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4630.1.1

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Bocchus seyrigi ( Benoit, 1954 )
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29. Bocchus seyrigi ( Benoit, 1954) 

( Figs 114CView FIGURE 114, 115BView FIGURE 115)

Hymenodryinus seyrigi Benoit 1954: 427  .

Bocchus seyrigi (Benoit)  : Olmi 1984: 629; 1994c: 10; 2010b: 63; Azevedo et al. 2010: 887.

Description. ♀. Fully winged; body length 4.6–5.5 mm. Head reddish, except brown ocellar spot; antenna brown, except scape and pedicel or also flagellomeres 1–2 reddish; mesosoma reddish; metasoma black-brown or browntestaceous; legs reddish. In specimen from Madagascar, 16°28.00’S 45°21.00’E, colour completely testaceousreddish, except antenna brown, ocellar triangle black and proximal half of metasoma black. In specimen from Madagascar, 19°58.65’S 44°39.92’E, metasoma brown, except distal third and ventral side of segment 1 testaceous. In specimen from Madagascar, 25°00.40’S 46°18.20’E, legs ferruginous, except one black spot on metacoxa and metatibia and club of metafemur slightly darkened; metasoma with proximal half brown and distal half testaceous. Antenna short, clavate, with antennomeres 5–9 approximately as long as broad; antennomeres in following proportions: 18:7:15:7:5.5:5:6:6:5:7. Head dull, completely reticulate rugose, setose; frontal line complete; occipital carina complete; POL = 2; OL = 2; OOL = 15; OPL = 19; TL = 14; greatest breadth of lateral ocelli longer than OL (4:2). Mesoscutum, mesoscutellum and metanotum dull, setose, completely reticulate rugose. Notauli absent. Metapectal-propodeal disc completely reticulate rugose; propodeal declivity reticulate rugose, with two longitudinal keels. Petiole long. Forewing with two dark transverse bands; pterostigma short and narrow. Protarsomeres 1–4 in following proportions: 12:2:3:12. Enlarged claw ( Fig. 115BView FIGURE 115) with one row of 11–13 teeth and one bristle. Protarsomere 5 ( Fig. 115BView FIGURE 115) with one preapical lamella and two bristles. Tibial spurs 1/1/1.

♂. Fully   GoogleMaps winged; body length 2.4–2.6 mm. Head   GoogleMaps black, except mandible testaceous; antenna brown, except scape and pedicel partly testaceous; mesosoma black; metasoma brown; legs brown, except tarsi and protibia testaceous. Antenna   GoogleMaps filiform; antennomeres in following proportions: 11:6:7:7:6.5:6:5:5:5:8; antennomere 6 less than twice as long as broad (6:3.5); antennomere 8 less than twice as long as broad (5:3). Head   GoogleMaps dull, reticulate rugose; frontal line complete; occipital carina complete; POL = 3; OL = 3; OOL = 8; OPL = 7; TL = 4; greatest breadth of lateral ocelli about as long as OL. Mesoscutum   GoogleMaps, mesoscutellum and metanotum reticulate rugose. Notauli   GoogleMaps absent. In   GoogleMaps specimen from Madagascar, 16°24.24’S 45°18.36’E, right notaulus slightly distinct and complete; in specimens from Madagascar, 18°01.35’S 44°03.02’E, mesoscutum with tracks of notauli hardly visible under special conditions of light. Metapectal-propodeal   GoogleMaps disc reticulate rugose, with strong transverse posterior keel; propodeal declivity with two irregular and incomplete longitudinal keels, median area partly shiny and punctate and lateral areas reticulate rugose. In   GoogleMaps specimen from Madagascar, 20°04.07’S 44°39.34’E, propodeal declivity with median area completely rugose, without smooth area. Forewing   GoogleMaps hyaline, without dark transverse bands; distal part of 2r-rs& Rs   GoogleMaps vein longer than proximal part (13:10). Petiole   GoogleMaps short. Genitalia in Fig. 114CView FIGURE 114. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

Material examined. Types: ♀ holotype: MADAGASCAR: Toliara, Behara, XI.1940, A. Seyrig leg. ( MNHN). Paratype: MADAGASCAR: Toliara, Bekily , VII.1937, A. Seyrig leg.  , 1♀ ( MRAC). Other material: MADAGAS- CAR: Fianarantsoa, Ananalava Forest , 29.6 km 280° W Ranohira, 22°35.30’S 45°07.42’E, 700 m, 1–5.II.2003, MT, tropical dry forest, Fisher, Griswold et al. leg., BLF7383GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS); Fianarantsoa, near Isalo National Park, in dry wash east of Interpretive Center , 22°37.60’S 45°21.49’E, 885 m, 7–22.IX.2002, MT, in open area, MA-02- 11B-39, R. Harin’Hala leg.GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( CAS); Mahajanga, Namoroka National Park , 9.8 km 300° WNW Vilanandro, 16°28.00’S 45°21.00’E, 140 m, 4–8.XI.2002, MT, tropical dry forest, Fisher, Griswold et al. leg., BLF 6445GoogleMaps  , 1♀, 2♂♂ ( CAS); Mahajanga, Namoroka National Park , 16.9 km 317° NW Vilanandro, 16°24.24’S 45°18.36’E, 100 m, 12–16.XI.2002, MT, tropical dry forest, Fisher, Griswold et al. leg., BLF 6581GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS); Mahajanga, Ambato- folaka, Namoroka, 53 km from Soalala , 3 km N Vilanandro village, 16°28.04’S 45°23.48’E, 400 ft., 2–9.XI.2007, dense dry forest, MT, M. Irwin, R. Harin’Hala leg., MG-40A-06GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS); Mahajanga, Beanka Forest Reserve , 50.2 km E Maintirano, 18°01.35’S 44°03.02’E, 250 m, 19–26.X.2009, tropical dry forest on tsingy, MT, B.L. Fisher et al. leg., BLF22787View MaterialsGoogleMaps  , 3♂♂ (2 in CAS, 1 in MOLC); Mahajanga, Ambovomamy Belembo , 20 km NW Port Berger, 15°27.07’S 47°36.80’E, 33 m, 26.III–1.IV.2007, secondary growth on white sand, MT, R. Harin’Hala, M. Irwin, F. Parker leg., MG-33-14GoogleMaps  , 2♂♂ ( CAS); Mahajanga, Ampijoroa National Park , 160 km N of Maevatanana on RN 04, 16°19.16’S 46°48.80’E, 43 m, 17–24.VIII.2003, MT, deciduous forest, R. Harin’Hala leg., MA-25-11GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS); Toliara, Forêt de Kirindy , 15.5 km 64° ENE Marofandilia, 20°04.09’S 044°39.38’E, 10–17.IX.2008, B.L.Fisher, MT, tropical dry forest, el 30 m, BLF18285View MaterialsGoogleMaps  _45, 1♀, 1♂ ( CAS); same locality label, 14–21.XI.2007, BLF18285View MaterialsGoogleMaps  _02, 1♀ ( MOLC); Toliara, Forêt de Kirindy , 15.5 km 64° ENE Marofandilia, 20°04.07’S 44°39.34’E, 17–24.IX.2008, B.L.Fisher, MT, tropical dry forest, el 30 m, BLF18285View MaterialsGoogleMaps  _45, 1♂ ( MOLC); same locality label, 26.XI–3.XII.2008; BLF18284View MaterialsGoogleMaps  _56, 1♂ ( MOLC); same locality label, 5–12.XII.2007, BLF18284View MaterialsGoogleMaps  _05, 1♂ ( CAS); Toliara, Berenty Spe- cial Reserve , 8 km NW Amboasary, 25°00.40’S 46°18.20’E, 85 m, 24.III–3.IV.2003, MT, gallery forest, M. Irwin, F. Parker, R. Harin’Hala leg., MA- 02-22-20GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( MOLC); same locality label, 27.XII.2002 – 7.I.2003, MA- 02-22-11GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( MOLC); same locality label, 7–17.III.2003, MAQ- 02-22-18GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( CAS); same locality label, 16–27.XII.2002, MA- 02-22-10GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( MOLC); same locality label, 26.I–5.II.2003, MA- 02-22-14GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( MOLC); Toliara, Zombitse National Park , near ANGAP office, 22°53.19’S 44°41.53’E, 840 m, 20.I–13.II.2003, MT, deciduous spiny forest, M.E. Irwin, F.D. Parker & R. Harin’Hala leg., MA-02-13A-48GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS); Toliara, Mikea Forest , NW of Manombo, 22°54.22’S 43°28.53’E, 30 m, 17–27.VII.2003, MT, deciduous dry forest, R. Harin’Hala leg., MA-02-18A-62GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS); Toliara, Beroboka village , 45km NE Morondava, 19°58.65’S 44°39.92’E, 430 ft., 30.X–6.XI.2007, Antsarongaza dry forest, MT, MG-45A-07, M. Irwin, R. Harin’Hala leg.GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( CAS)  .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Madagascar.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

MRAC

Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Dryinidae

Genus

Bocchus

Loc

Bocchus seyrigi ( Benoit, 1954 )

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van 2019
2019
Loc

Hymenodryinus seyrigi

Benoit, P. L. G. 1954: 427
Loc

Bocchus seyrigi

Azevedo, C. O. & Madl, M. & Olmi, M. 2010: 887
Olmi, M. 1994: 10
Olmi, M. 1984: 629