Dolichogenidea litae ( Nixon, 1972 )

Liu, Zhen, He, Jun-Hua & Chen, Xue-Xin, 2018, The laevigata - group of the genus Dolichogenidea Mason, 1981 from China, with descriptions of 26 new species, Zootaxa 4436 (1), pp. 1-74: 32-35

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4436.1.1

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Dolichogenidea litae ( Nixon, 1972 )
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Dolichogenidea litae ( Nixon, 1972) 

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Apanteles litae Nixon, 1972: 710  ; Papp, 1978: 277; van Achterber, 2002: 28. Holotype and paratypes in BMNH. Dolichogenidea litae Nixon  : Papp, 1988: 167; Bergamesc, 1995: 2 –29; Beyarslan, 2002: 173–188.

Diagnosis. Pterostigma brown with pale spot at base; wing membrane hyaline; metacarp shorter than length of pterostigma, its distance from apex of the marginal only weakly shorter than its own length; basal two-thirds of hind tibia bright yellow; 1 st discal  cell weakly wider than high; horizontal surface of T1 and T2 with strong satiny sheen; two preapical segments fully one-and-a-quarter times longer than wide; vein cu-a of hind wing strongly incurved and clearly longer than vein 1-1A; and spines on outer side of hind tibia differentiated into two types but both very sparse.

Material examined. 1♀, Tacheng , Xinjiang, 1990. VII.15, Ma Qi, No. 907379. 

Distribution. China (Xinjiang) new record; Ethiopian, Europe, Oceanic, Western Palaearctic.

Note. Features of these specimens mostly agree with the descriptions of Nixon (1972) and Papp (1978) except scutellum not densely pubescent and hind margin of T2 distinctly sinuate.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Dolichogenidea

Loc

Dolichogenidea litae ( Nixon, 1972 )

Liu, Zhen, He, Jun-Hua & Chen, Xue-Xin 2018

2018
Loc

Apanteles litae

: 710 : 277 : 28 : 167 : 2