Gonatopus madecassus Olmi, 1998

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 446-447

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4630.1.1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3510930

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E987E2-FE12-2BF6-FF3E-D3A5FD81FD74

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scientific name

Gonatopus madecassus Olmi, 1998
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26. Gonatopus madecassus Olmi, 1998  

( Figs 180G View FIGURE 180 , 182B View FIGURE 182 )

Gonatopus madecassus Olmi 1998e: 93   ; Azevedo et al. 2010: 896; Guglielmino & Olmi 2014a: 42 View Cited Treatment .

Description. ♀. Apterous; body length 4.2–6.0 mm. Head brown, except mandible, clypeus and most part of frons testaceous (occasionally anterior half of frons testaceous); antenna brown, except antennomeres 9–10 yellow-whitish (in specimen from Mayotte, antenna brown, except scape and flagellomere 8 testaceous); mesosoma black, except lateral margins of pronotum brown-testaceous (in specimen from Mayotte, mesosoma totally black); metasoma brown; legs brown, except tarsi testaceous (in specimen from Mayotte, legs brown, except articulations and part of trochanters whitish, part of meso- and metafemur whitish). Antenna clavate; antennomeres of holotype in following proportions: 13:7:32:16:13:10:10:9:8:14. Head excavated, bare, shiny, finely punctate, unsculptured among punctures; frontal line complete; occipital carina absent; temple distinct; POL = 2.5; OL = 2.5; OOL = 12. Palpal formula 5/3. Pronotum shiny, unsculptured, crossed by strong transverse impression. Mesoscutum shiny, sculptured by many longitudinal keels, with two lateral pointed apophyses situated on sides of margin between mesoscutum and mesoscutellum ( Fig. 180G View FIGURE 180 ). Mesoscutellum sloping anteriorly, shiny, unsculptured. Metanotum sloping anteriorly, shiny, unsculptured, weakly excavated behind mesoscutellum, with two lateral pointed apophyses ( Fig. 180G View FIGURE 180 ); lateral regions of metanotum transversely striate. Metapectal-propodeal disc shiny, strongly transversely striate, except anterior surface unsculptured; propodeal declivity transversely striate. Mesopleuron and metapleuron strongly transversely striate. Meso-metapleural suture obsolete, slightly visible only in posterior half. Protarsomeres in following proportions: 20:4:8:20:33. Protarsomere 3 produced into hook. Enlarged claw ( Fig. 182B View FIGURE 182 ) with one large subdistal tooth and one row of seven lamellae. Protarsomere 5 ( Fig. 182B View FIGURE 182 ) with two rows of 4 + 15-17 lamellae; apex with at least 16 lamellae. Tibial spurs 1/0/1.

♂. Unknown.

Material examined. Type: ♀ holotype: MADAGASCAR: Toamasina, Foulpointe (= Mahavelona), XI.1995, forêt/sable, A. Pauly leg. ( FSAE). Other material: MADAGASCAR: Fianarantsoa, Ranomafana National Park , Vatoharanana River , 4.1 km 231° SW Ranomafana, 21°17.24’S 47°26.00’E, 1100 m, YPT, montane rainforest, 27– 31.III.2003, Fisher, Griswold et al. leg., BLF 8399 GoogleMaps   , 1♀ ( MOLC); Toamasina, Périnet , 27.IV–3.V.1983, J.S. Noyes & M.C. Day leg.   , 1♀ ( NHMUK). MAYOTTE: Dapani , 12°57’46’’S 45°09’01’’E, 135 m, 2–4.XII.2007, sifted litter, rainforest, B.L. Fisher et al. leg., BLF19060 View Materials GoogleMaps   , 1♀ ( CAS)   .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Madagascar. Mayotte.

NHMUK

Natural History Museum, London

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Alismatales

Family

Araceae

Genus

Gonatopus

Loc

Gonatopus madecassus Olmi, 1998

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van 2019
2019
Loc

Gonatopus madecassus

Guglielmino, A. & Olmi, M. 2014: 42
Azevedo, C. O. & Madl, M. & Olmi, M. 2010: 896
Olmi, M. 1998: 93
1998