Dinapsis hirtipes, Hedqvist, 1967

Mita, Toshiharu & Shaw, Scott Richard, 2020, A taxonomic study of Dinapsis Waterson, 1922 from Madagascar (Hymenoptera Megalyridae, Dinapsini): crested wasps of the hirtipes species-group, Zootaxa 4858 (1), pp. 71-84: 73

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4858.1.4

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4518957

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Dinapsis hirtipes
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Key to species of the Dinapsis hirtipes   species-group

1. Distal prong present on hind tibia ( Figs 5, 6 View FIGURES 1–6 , 8–10 View FIGURES 7–10 ).......................................................... 2

-. Distal prong absent on hind tibia ( Fig. 7 View FIGURES 7–10 ).................................................................. 3

2. Setae on distal prong spatulate ( Figs 5 View FIGURES 1–6 , 10 View FIGURES 7–10 ); female body mostly brownish ( Fig. 11 View FIGURES 11–13 )..... D. planifrons Mita & Shaw   , n. sp.

-. Setae on distal prong simple ( Figs 6 View FIGURES 1–6 , 8 View FIGURES 7–10 ); female body mostly blackish ( Fig. 16 View FIGURES 16–19 )............ D. scriptus Mita & Shaw   , n. sp.

3. Transverse raised carina on vertex developed ( Figs 1 View FIGURES 1–6 , 26, 27 View FIGURES 24–27 , 29–31 View FIGURES 28–29 View FIGURES 30–31 ); substraight part of raised carina wide, beyond inner margin of eyes ( Fig. 40 View FIGURES 39–41 )............................................................................... 4

-. Vertex less raised ( Figs 33, 34 View FIGURES 32–34 , 37, 38 View FIGURES 35–38 ); substraight part of raised carina narrow, lying on inner margin of eyes........... 5

4. Forewing with dark bands; posterior margin of raised vertex ( Fig. 40 View FIGURES 39–41 ) and anterior margin of mesoscutum ( Fig. 41 View FIGURES 39–41 ) excavated medially............................................................................ D. hirtipes Hedqvist  

-. Forewing without dark band; posterior margin of raised vertex ( Figs 26 View FIGURES 24–27 , 29 View FIGURES 28–29 , 30 View FIGURES 30–31 ) and anterior margin of mesoscutum ( Figs 25 View FIGURES 24–27 , 29 View FIGURES 28–29 ) flat, at most slightly excavated medially......................................... D. luteus Mita & Shaw   , n. sp.

5. Dorsal surface of head rounded in lateral view ( Fig. 34 View FIGURES 32–34 ); ovipositor whitish excluding brown apex ( Fig. 32 View FIGURES 32–34 )....................................................................................... D. albicauda Mita & Shaw   , n. sp.

-. Dorsal surface of head flattened in lateral view ( Fig. 38 View FIGURES 35–38 ); ovipositor entirely brown ( Fig. 35 View FIGURES 35–38 ).. D. cresta Mita & Shaw   , n. sp.