Eucharitidae,

Gadallah, Neveen S., Edmardash, Yusuf A. & Heraty, John M., 2013, A review of the family Eucharitidae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) of Egypt, Zootaxa 3717 (3), pp. 389-394: 390

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3717.3.9

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5F8FFCC7-47CE-4557-AF6F-00B68D9779BA

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/BA52878A-9B54-FF8F-F690-F9A4FA5DF873

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Eucharitidae
status

 

Key to the Egyptian species of Eucharitidae 

1. Fore wing with distinct fringe of setae along posterior margin; female antenna 10 -segmented, funicular segments serrate ( Fig. 1View FIGURES 1 – 7. 1 – 3, 5); male antenna 13 -segmented, funicular segments pectinate ( Fig. 2View FIGURES 1 – 7. 1 – 3, 5); mandibles falcate, with small subapical tooth, opposing and closable ( Fig. 3View FIGURES 1 – 7. 1 – 3, 5)..................................................... .. E. (Eucharisca) bytinskisalzi Bouček 

- Fore wing bare along posterior margin; female antenna 11 - or 13 -segmented and male antenna 13 -segmented, but in both sexes funicular segments beyond second funicular segment cylindrical and apically truncate; mandibles peg-like without subapical tooth, projecting ventrally from oral margin................................................................. 2

2. Body with metasoma partly rufous ( Fig. 4View FIGURES 1 – 7. 1 – 3, 5); last antennal segment rounded distally; mesosoma densely punctuate ( Fig. 4View FIGURES 1 – 7. 1 – 3, 5)............................................................................ E. (Psilogastrellus) punctata Förster 

- Body brilliantly metallic green to cupreous ( Fig. 6View FIGURES 1 – 7. 1 – 3, 5); last antennal segment acuminate distally; mesosoma medially punctuate with broad smooth interstices ( Fig. 7View FIGURES 1 – 7. 1 – 3, 5)....................................... E. (Psilogastrellus) cuprea (Blanchard)