Macroglenes microcerus Haliday

Mitroiu, Mircea-Dan, 2010, Revision of the Palearctic species of Macroglenes Westwood (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae), Zootaxa 2563, pp. 1-34: 22-23

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.197191

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scientific name

Macroglenes microcerus Haliday
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Macroglenes microcerus Haliday  

Macroglenes microcerus Haliday, 1844: 295   . Pirene microcera   ; Graham, 1969: 343.

Diagnosis. Only males are known. Body black, without metallic reflections; clypeal margin not incised (cf. Figs 1–2); antenna with only F 5 large, with sensilla, and F 1 –F 3 not closely compacted or fused (cf. Fig. 7); eyes greatly enlarged (cf. Fig. 2); tibial pecten complete (cf. Fig. 16); forewing as in M. gramineus   .

Material examined. PARALECTOTYPE (ɗ): IRELAND: ‘ Macroglenes microcerus Hal.   ’ (with a small green square), Waterhouse label (see Graham 1969 for additional comments on this specimen) ( BMNH).

Additional material. U.K.: 1 ɗ ‘ microcerus Hal.   ?’, ‘ v. near   microcerus   sec Lecto. (3) under graminea   , B. M. ɗ, M. de V. Graham, BMNH 1983 - 2 ’, red square, ‘Wytham Wood, Berks., 11. 7. 1951, M. W. Graham’ ( BMNH).

Comments. Very close to M. gramineus   , thus possibly only a form of the latter (for more comments see M. gramineus   ).

Distribution. Ireland, Serbia, Sweden, U.K. ( Noyes 2003).

Hosts. Unknown.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Pteromalidae

Genus

Macroglenes

Loc

Macroglenes microcerus Haliday

Mitroiu, Mircea-Dan 2010
2010
Loc

Macroglenes microcerus

Graham 1969: 343
Haliday 1844: 295
1844