Aphelopus mediocarinatus (Benoit)

Olmi, Massimo, van Noort, Simon & Guglielmino, Adalgisa, 2016, Contribution to the knowledge of Afrotropical Dryinidae, Embolemidae and Sclerogibbidae (Hymenoptera), with description of new species from Central African Republic and Uganda, ZooKeys 578, pp. 45-95: 49-50

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.578.7820

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:50E7510F-61FB-444A-BF5E-1DA830ED4633

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Aphelopus mediocarinatus (Benoit)
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Hymenoptera Dryinidae

Aphelopus mediocarinatus (Benoit) 

Antaphelopus mediocarinatus  Benoit, 1951d.

Aphelopus mediocarinatus  (Benoit): Olmi 1984: 60.

Material examined.

Published records. Olmi (1984): UGANDA: CENTRAL REGION: Wakiso District, Entebbe ( CNCI). New records. CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: SANGHA-MBAÉRÉ PREFECTURE: Dzanga-Ndoki National Park, Mabéa Bai,21.4 km 53°NE Bayanga, 03°02'01"N 16°24'57"E, 510 m, 3-4.V.2001, Malaise trap, lowland rainforest, marsh clearing, S. van Noort leg., 1♀ ( SAMC); Dzanga-Ndoki National Park, 38.6 km 173°S Lidjombo, 2°21.60'N, 16°03.20'E, 350 m, 22.V.2001, sweep, lowland rainforest, S. van Noort leg., 1♂, 4♀♀ ( SAMC); Reserve Speciale de Forêt Dense de Dzanga-Sangha, 12.7 km 326°NW Bayanga, 3°00.27'N, 16°11.55'E, 420 m, 13.V.2001, sweep, lowland rainforest, S. van Noort leg., 1♀, 4♂♂ ( SAMC).

Hosts.

Cicadellidae  Typhlocybinae  ( Guglielmino et al. 2013): in Mozambique (Niassa Province): Molopopterus alfa  Dworakowska and Empoascanara ethiopica  Dworakowska; in Nigeria: Empoasca  sp.

Distribution.

Afrotropical, recorded from almost all sub-saharian countries, from Senegal to Somalia, in addition to Madagascar and Yemen ( Olmi and Copeland 2011; Olmi et al. 2015; Olmi and van Harten 2006). Newly recorded from Central African Republic here.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Dryinidae

Genus

Aphelopus

Loc

Aphelopus mediocarinatus (Benoit)

Olmi, Massimo, van Noort, Simon & Guglielmino, Adalgisa 2016
2016
Loc

Antaphelopus mediocarinatus

Benoit 1951
1951
Loc

Aphelopus mediocarinatus

Dalman 1823
1823