Aphelinus varipes (Förster, 1841),

Martínez-Chávez, Laura Marcela, Duque-Gamboa, Diana Nataly & Toro-Perea, Nelson, 2019, New records of aphid parasitoids (Hymenoptera) from Colombia, Check List 15 (6), pp. 1083-1091: 1087

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http://doi.org/ 10.15560/15.6.1083

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Aphelinus varipes (Förster, 1841)


Aphelinus varipes (Förster, 1841) 

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New records. Colombia, Valle del Cauca, Zarzal , 07. viii.2017, 04°25′02″N, 076°03′44″W, collected by hand, L.M. Martinez, D.N. Duque, E. Aguirre, 3 specimens (MUSENUV: 28969 / GenBank accession number: MF 807203View Materials)GoogleMaps  .

Identification. 0.6–0.7 mm. Head and thorax black, abdomen almost brown with the last 2 terguites darker. Legs yellow, with infuscate coxae, hind tibia and last tarsal segment. Costal cell of forewings with 2 or more complete row of hairs. Antennae light-yellow, with third funicular segment subquadrate and club 1-segmented. Mouth parts yellow.