Deinodryinus irreptus Olmi, 1994,

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 232-233

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Deinodryinus irreptus Olmi, 1994


10. Deinodryinus irreptus Olmi, 1994 

( Figs 86View FIGURE 86 C–E)

Deinodryinus irreptus Olmi 1994c: 6  ; Azevedo et al. 2010: 881; Guglielmino & Olmi 2015: 240.

Description. ♂. Fully winged; body length 1.9–3.1 mm. Head black; mandible testaceous; antenna brown; meso- soma black; metasoma brown; legs testaceous, except metacoxa partly brown, club of metafemur and metatibia partly darkened. Antenna filiform, with setae shorter than breadth of antennomeres; antennomeres in following proportions: 6.5:4:5:5:4.5:4.5:4:4:4:7. Head shiny, very strongly punctate, unsculptured among punctures (punctures mostly strong and close on frons, similar to areolae); frontal line absent; occipital carina complete; POL = 5; OL = 3; OOL = 4; OPL = 3; TL = 3. Mesoscutum shiny, punctate, unsculptured among punctures (punctures very strong and close near anterior margin of mesoscutum). Notauli incomplete, reaching approximately 0.6 × length of mesoscutum. Mesoscutellum and metanotum shiny, punctate, unsculptured among punctures. Metapectal-propodeal disc and propodeal declivity reticulate rugose, without longitudinal or transverse keels. In specimen from Madagascar, 20°02.42’S 44°39.44’E, propodeal declivity with two tracks of longitudinal keels (area betweense two tracks rugose). Forewing hyaline, without dark transverse bands; distal part of 2r-rs&Rs vein slightly longer than proximal part (8:7). Paramere ( Figs 86View FIGURE 86 C-E) with distal region broadened and with small inner distal branch not wrapping penis. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

♀. Uknown.

Material examined. Type: ♂ holotype: MADAGASCAR: Toliara, Bereboka, 60 km NE Morondava, Bere- boka, 18–23.V.1983, J.S. Noyes & M.C. Day leg., B.M. 1983–201 ( NHMUK). Other material: MADAGASCAR: Antsiranana, Bekaraoka Forest , 6.8 km 60° ENE Daraina, 13°00.00’S 49°42.36’E, 150 m, 7.XII.2003, tropical dry forest, general collecting night spiders, B.L. Fisher leg., BLF9876GoogleMaps  , 4♂♂ (3 in CAS, 1 in MOLC); Antsiranana, Montagne d’Ambre National Park , 12°31.13’S 49°10.45’E, 1125 m, 29.I–11.II.2001, MT, R. Harin’Hala leg., MA- 01-01D-03GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( MOLC); Mahajanga, Tsingy de Bemaraha Nat. Park, 10.6 km ESE 123° Antsalova , 19°42.34’S 44°43.5’E, 150 m, 16–20.XI.2001, MT, tropical dry forest on Tsingy, Fisher, Griswold et al. leg., BLF 4462GoogleMaps  , 4♂♂ (3 in CAS, 1 in MOLC); Toliara, Kirindy Forest , 15.5 km 64° ENE Marofandilla, 20°02.42’S 44°39.44’E, 100 m, 28.XI–3.XII.2001, MT, tropical dry forest, Fisher, Griswold et al. leg., BLF 4601GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS); Toliara, Beroboka village , 45 km NE Morondava, 19°58.65’S 44°39.92’E, 420 ft., 28.IV–6.V.2008, MT, Antsarongaza gallery forest, MG-45B-21, M. Irwin, R. Harin’Hala leg.GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( CAS)  .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Madagascar.


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Deinodryinus irreptus Olmi, 1994

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

Deinodryinus irreptus

Guglielmino, A. & Olmi, M. 2015: 240
Azevedo, C. O. & Madl, M. & Olmi, M. 2010: 881
Olmi, M. 1994: 6