Monarea

Belokobylskij, Sergey A., Zaldívar-Riverón, Alejandro & Coronado-Blanco, Juana M., 2014, Phylogenetic affinities of Monarea Szépligeti, 1904 (Hymenoptera: Braconidae, Doryctinae, with description of a new species from Mexico, Zootaxa 3795 (4), pp. 421-430 : 429

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.4.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:86D99803-D8AE-47B0-B3EF-EA66A66C9CFA

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6133747

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B8B527-196D-8F4D-FF0E-FAAD6BFEDC03

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Plazi

scientific name

Monarea
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Key to species of the genus Monarea

1. Fore wings mainly dark, black ( Fig. 2 View FIGURES 2 – 13 ). Hind mesopleural suture coarsely crenulate................................ 2

- Fore wings yellow with wide dark transverse band and dark apex. Hind mesopleural suture almost smooth or finely crenulate..................................................................................................... 3

2. Pterostigma entirely black ( Fig. 18 View FIGURES 14 – 25 ). Mesopleuron red ( Fig. 10 View FIGURES 2 – 13 ). Transverse diameter of female eye 1.3 times longer than temple ( Fig. 4 View FIGURES 2 – 13 ). Malar space 0.5 times basal width of mandible ( Fig. 5 View FIGURES 2 – 13 ). Second metasomal tergite longer, 0.8 times as long as its basal width. Ovipositor sheath distinctly shorter than body. Body length 12.7 –20.0 mm.— Mexico..................................................................................................... M. fridae sp. nov. (♀♂)

- Pterostigma entirely pale yellow. Mesopleuron black. Transverse diameter of female eye almost equal to temple length. Malar space more than 0.5 times basal width of mandible. Second metasomal tergite shorter, 0.6 times as long as its basal width. Ovipositor sheath usually as long as body. Body length 13.0–18.0 mm. — Brazil, Peru............ M. tripartita (Brullé) (♀♂)

3. First metasomal tergite shorter, 1.5–1.6 times longer than apical width. Longitudinal furrows on second tergite evenly roundly curvedly and less distinctly convergent towards second suture. Body length 14.3–18.5 mm.— Brazil, British Guiana................................................................................... M. fasciipennis (Szépligeti) (♀)

- First metasomal tergite longer, 2.0– 2.6 times longer than apical width. Longitudinal furrows on second tergite less evenly, not curvedly and distinctly convergent towards second suture. Body length 9.5 –19.0 mm.— Brazil, Peru................................................................................................. M. nigricoxa (Szépligeti) (♀♂)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae