Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949

Braet, Yves, Rousse, Pascal & Sharkey, Michael, 2012, New data on African Cheloninae (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) show a strong biogeographic signal for taxa with spined propodea, Zootaxa 3385, pp. 1-32: 27-28

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10.5281/zenodo.281743

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Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949
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Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949 

Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949: 211  (key), 215 (descr. ɗ, Madagascar).

Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949  : Shenefelt 1973: 930 (cat.).

Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949  : Sigwalt 1977: 530 (fig. 3).

Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949  : Zettel 1989: 69 (key), 75 (tax., descr. ɗ, Madagascar), 132 (figs. 232-236).

Distribution: Madagascar: Prov. Toamasina: Andekaleka (Rogez) – Province Fianarantsoa*: NP Ranomafana – Province Antsiranana*: Marojejy NP – Prov. Toliara*: Ivohibe.

Endemic.

New data: 2 ΨΨ & 2 ɗɗ, “ MADAGASCAR: Province Fianarantsoa, Parc National Ranomafana, radio tower at forest edge, elev 1130 m, 5–15.VII. 2002; 21 ° 15.05 ’S - 47 ° 24.43 ’E; coll: M. Irwin, R. Harin'Hala” “California Acad of Sciences, malaise, mixed tropical forest, MA-02-09B- 34 ”; 4 ΨΨ & ɗ, “ MADAGASCAR: Province Fianarantsoa, Parc National Ranomafana, radio tower at forest edge, elev 1130 m, 5–15.VII. 2002; 21 ° 15.05 ’S - 47 ° 24.43 ’E; coll: M. Irwin, R. Harin'Hala” “California Acad of Sciences, malaise, mixed tropical forest, MA-02- 09B- 34 ”; Ψ, “ MADAGASCAR: Toliara, Foret Ivohibe 55km N Tolagnaro, 2–4.XII. 2006; 24 ˚ 34 '08"S - 047˚ 12 ' 14 "E; California Acad of Sciences” “colls B.L.Fisher et al., yellow pan trap, elev 200 m, rainforest, BLF 15449View Materials ”; Ψ, “ MADAGASCAR: Province Antsiranana, Marojejy National Park, 5 km W Manantenina village, Camp Mantella, 28.IV – 7.V. 2005; 14 ° 26.29 'S - 49 ° 46.44 'E; California Acad of Sciences” “colls M. Irwin, R. Harin'Hala, malaise trap, low altitude rainforest, elev. 490 m, MA- 31 - 20 ”.

Comments: The body shows a great variation in length (3.5 to 6.2 mm), males are usually smaller than females. The scapus are mostly whitish but sometimes a small blackish patch is present on the outer side. The hind coxae are sometimes entirely whitish.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Phanerotomella

Loc

Phanerotomella gigantea Granger 1949

Braet, Yves, Rousse, Pascal & Sharkey, Michael 2012

2012
Loc

Phanerotomella gigantea

Zettel 1989: 69

1989
Loc

Phanerotomella gigantea

Sigwalt 1977: 530

1977
Loc

Phanerotomella gigantea

Granger 1949: 211