Sania Mason, 1983

Sharkey, Michael, van Noort, Simon & Whitfield, James, 2009, Revision of Khoikhoiinae (Hymenoptera, Braconidae), ZooKeys 20 (20), pp. 299-348: 329

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Sania Mason, 1983


Sania Mason, 1983  

Type species. Sania marjoriae Mason, 1983  

Diagnosis. Clypeus weakly concave, lacking teeth; face smooth to weakly punctate; subalar area of mesopleuron with strong vertical carina, and with posterior flat smooth to weakly convex glabrous area, not nearly as well developed as that of Khoikhoia   .

Distribution. Distribution map is available at Misc/generalmapper.php?table= khoikhoiinae   &genus= Sania   .

Etymology. “A feminine generic name, dedicated to the San people, a few of whom still follow their ancient hunting life in remote and arid parts of southern Africa.” ( Mason 1983: p. 51).