Echthrodelphax migratorius Benoit, 1954

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S., Guglielmino, Adalgisa & Icipe, 2015, An updated checklist of Dryinidae, Embolemidae and Sclerogibbidae (Hymenoptera) of Kenya and Burundi, with descriptions of thirteen new species, Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 55 (1), pp. 333-380: 363-364

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Echthrodelphax migratorius Benoit, 1954


63. Echthrodelphax migratorius Benoit, 1954   **

Material examined. New records: KENYA: COAST: Kasigau Mtn., 3.82667°S 38.64982°E, 1117 m, indigenous forest, Malaise trap next to spring in forest,–13.vii.2011, R. Copeland leg., 1 ♀ ( RSC) GoogleMaps   ; Boni Forest area , near Bodhei Village, 1.85551°S 40.69889°E, 30 m, 6–, 2 m Malaise trap, mixed grass- and woodland, J. Bukhebi & R. Copeland leg., 1 ♀ ( RSC). EASTERN: Ngaia Forest, bottom of forest, 0.32442°N 38.05038°E, 1057 m, 24.xii.2011 – 7.i.2012, Malaise trap, inside indigenous forest, R. Copeland leg., 2 ♀♀ (1 in NMKE, 1 in RSC) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution. Recorded from many Afrotropical countries, from the Cape Verde Islands, Niger and Senegal to Madagascar and Somalia, in addition to Oman and Egypt ( OLMI 1984, 1994b, 2006).


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