Leptolamina Yoshimoto

Carl M. Yoshimoto, 1962, Hymenoptera: Eucoilinae (Cynipoidea), Insects of Micronesia 19 (3), pp. 89-107 : 93-94

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.268892

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:BBBC2139-68DD-4DEE-8AFE-0E04B4655F73

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4386578

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/CC7A096B-946E-FF94-8173-F6029989FBCB

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Leptolamina Yoshimoto
status

n. sp.

Genus Leptolamina Yoshimoto , new genus

Female antenna 13-segmented; antennal segment 3 slightly longer than 4; club composed of four segments. Forewing pubescent, ciliate along margin; radial cell closed, slightly more than twice as long as broad. Lateral part of postocciput, lateral part of anterior margin of prothorax and stemites thickly covered with woolly hairs. Scutellar disc smooth, rectangular, bluntly rounded at posterior end; lateral bar striate. Scutellar cup 11 to 12 times as long as broad with inconspicuous ovate pit at posterior end arched in profile, reaching end of disc. Propodeum and base of tergite 2 with unusually dense white woolly ring.

Type: Leptolamina ponapensis n. sp., by present designation.

This genus can be easily separated from other genera by the exceedingly narrow, long scutellar cup, smooth disk, and densely pubescent propodeum.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Hexapoda

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Figitidae