Rhaconotinus (Rhaconotinus) menippus ( Nixon, 1939 )

Belokobylskij, Sergey A. & Achterberg, Cornelis Van, 2021, Review of the braconid parasitoid subfamily Doryctinae (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) from the United Arab Emirates and Yemen, European Journal of Taxonomy 765 (1), pp. 1-143: 102-104

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2021.765.1479

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A526ACE1-6299-4578-967F-1F7543CA64DD

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5514677

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C731E358-FFB7-FFF4-D6E0-FEF25725F97F

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scientific name

Rhaconotinus (Rhaconotinus) menippus ( Nixon, 1939 )
status

 

Rhaconotinus (Rhaconotinus) menippus ( Nixon, 1939)  

Figs 45–46 View Fig View Fig

Rhaconotus menippus Nixon, 1939: 123   .

Rhaconotus decaryi Granger, 1949: 131   . syn. nov.

Rhaconotus menippus   – Nixon 1941: 501. — Belokobylskij 2001b: 135. — Belokobylskij & Chen 2004: 355. — Yu et al. 2016.

Rhaconotus decaryi   – Yu et al. 2016.

Rhaconotinus menippus   — Belokobylskij & Zaldívar-Riverón 2021: 109 View Cited Treatment .

Material examined

Lectotype (designated here) MADAGASCAR • 1 ♀; “Madagascar, Berkily, V.1936, A Seyrig coll.”; MNHN.  

Additional material

YEMEN • 1 ♀; “ Yemen (no 2910), Ta’izz, light trap, 5.i–2.ii.1998, A. van Harten, RMNH’98”; RMNH   6 ♀♀; “ Yemen (no 2989), Ta’izz, light trap, 1–3.iv.1998, A.v. Harten & Ahmad Ahwad, RMNH’98”; RMNH   1 ♀; same label data as for preceding; ZISP   3 ♀♀; “Yemen (no 3111), Ta’izz, light trap, 26–28.v.1998, A.v. Harten & Ahmad Ahwad, RMNH’98”; RMNH   1 ♀; “Yemen (3540), Ta’izz, 3–24.i.1999, light-trap, A.v. Harten & M. Mahyoub, RMNH’00”; RMNH   4 ♀♀, 1 ♂; “Yemen, Ta’izz, viii.1999, light tr., no 4056, A.v. Harten & A. Awad, RMNH’01”; RMNH   1 ♀; “Yemen (4057), Ta’izz, ix.1999, light-trap, A.v. Harten & A. Awad, RMNH’00”; RMNH   1 ♀; “Yemen, Ta’izz, xi.1999, light tr., no 4138, A.v. Harten & A. Awad, RMNH’01”; RMNH   1 ♀; “Yemen (3901), Al Kowd , vii.1999, light-trap, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri. RMNH’00”; RMNH   2 ♀♀; “Yemen (4055), Al Kowd , ix.1999, light-trap, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri, RMNH’00”; RMNH   118 ♀♀; “Yemen, Al Kowd , ii.2000, light tr., no 4431, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri, RMNH’01”; RMNH   5 ♀♀; same label data as for preceding; ZISP   19 ♀♀; “Yemen, Al Kowd , v–vi.2000, light-tr, no 4719, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri, RMNH’01”; RMNH   1 ♀; “Yemen, Al Kowd , vii.2000, light tr., no 4820, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri, RMNH’01”; RMNH   124 ♀♀; “Yemen, Al Kowd , xi.2000, light trap, no 4947/5290, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri. RMNH’01”; RMNH   5 ♀♀; same label data as for preceding; ZISP   5 ♀♀; “Yemen, Al Kowd , i.2001, light tr., no. 5482, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri, RMNH’01”; RMNH   4 ♀♀; “Yemen, Al Kowd , ii.2001, light tr., no. 5484, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri, RMNH’01”; RMNH   6 ♀♀; “Yemen (5750), Al Kowd , 8–12.vii.2001, light trap, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri. RMNH’02”; RMNH   2 ♀♀; “Yemen (6117), Al Kowd , 21–28.viii.2001, Light trap, A.v. Harten, S. Al Haruri, RMNH’02”; RMNH   5 ♀♀; “Yemen (6141), Al Kowd , 16–20.viii.2001, light trap, A.v. Harten & S. Al Haruri. RMNH’02”; RMNH   3 ♀♀; “Yemen (8136), Al Kowd , ix.2003, light trap, A.v. Harten, S. Al Haruri, RMNH’03”; RMNH   1 ♀; “Yemen (6090), Al Kadan , x.2001, light trap, A.v. Harten, T. Abdul-Haq. RMNH’02”; RMNH   3 ♀♀; “Yemen (7189), Al Kadan , v.2002, Light trap, A.v. Harten & A.R. Al Yarimi. RMNH’02”; RMNH   2 ♀♀; “Yemen (6158), Al Lahima , 17.ix–14.ii.2001, Malaise trap, A.v. Harten, RMNH’02”; RMNH   1 ♀; “Yemen (5700), Ar Rujum , 9.iv–5.vi.2001, Mal. trap; A.v. Harten RMNH’02”; RMNH   11 ♀♀; “Yemen (5404), Hammam ‘Ali, from coffee-berries (with Ceratitis capitata   ?), 14.iii.2001, A.v. Harten, RMNH’02”; RMNH   1 ♀; same label data as for preceding; ZISP   .

Distribution

Afrotropics: Benin, Madagascar, South Africa, Uganda, * Yemen; Oriental: China, India, Malaysia, Thailand.

Remarks

Our examination of large amount of material of this species collected in a number of localities in Yemen revealed considerable body colour variation, from a pale reddish brown or yellowish brown colours at least on mesosoma and metasoma, to the complete body almost entirely black.

MNHN

France, Paris, Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

RMNH

Netherlands, Leiden, Nationaal Natuurhistorische Museum ("Naturalis") [formerly Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie]

ZISP

Russia, St. Petersburg, Russian Academy of Sciences, Zoological Institute

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

RMNH

National Museum of Natural History, Naturalis

ZISP

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Rhaconotinus

Loc

Rhaconotinus (Rhaconotinus) menippus ( Nixon, 1939 )

Belokobylskij, Sergey A. & Achterberg, Cornelis Van 2021
2021
Loc

Rhaconotus decaryi

Granger C. 1949: 131
1949
Loc

Rhaconotus menippus

Belokobylskij S. A. & Chen X. 2004: 355
Belokobylskij S. A. 2001: 135
Nixon G. E. J. 1941: 501
1941
Loc

Rhaconotus menippus

Nixon G. E. J. 1939: 123
1939