Trechnites flavipes (Mercet, 1921)

Jerinić-Prodanović, Dušanka, Mihajlović, Ljubodrag & Stojanović, Aleksandar, 2019, Parasitoids of jumping plant-lice (Psylloidea, Hemiptera) from the family Encyrtidae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) in Serbia, Zootaxa 4577 (1), pp. 29-50: 41

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4577.1.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F39E88BB-A27E-46C9-BC38-53414E99E128

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03928782-FFF5-FFBC-1D86-FB811D92F9FA

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Trechnites flavipes (Mercet, 1921)
status

 

Trechnites flavipes (Mercet, 1921)  

( Figs. 56 – 58 View FIGURES 50–61 )

Material examined. Psyllopsis fraxinicola   , from Fraxinus excelsior, Zemun-Nova Galenika   , 31.v.2007. ex pupa 8.vi.2007. 4♂♂, ex pupa 10.vi.2007. 1♀.

Trophic status. Parasitoid.

Hosts. Caillardia   sp. C. anabasidis   , C. azurea   , C. notate   , C. robusta, Cyanophila   sp., Aphididae   , Eulecanium franconicum (Noyes, 2017)   .

Distribution. Palaearctic.

Diagnosis. Body dark brown with bright green sheen on mesoscutum, scutellum and gaster. Antenna and legs entirely yellow, last tarsal segment brown. Apical half of scape and basal half of pedicel brown. The specimens match the description by Nikolskaya (1952) (as Metallon flavipes (Mercet))   , Trjapitzin (1989) and Guerrieri & Noyes (2009).

Comments. New record for Serbia. Here Trechnites flavipes   is recorded in association with P. fraxinicola   for the first time ( Table 2).