Dryinus alticolus (Benoit, 1951),

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 309

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4630.1.1

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scientific name

Dryinus alticolus (Benoit, 1951)
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2. Dryinus alticolus (Benoit, 1951) 

( Figs 121A, BView FIGURE 121)

Lestodryinus alticola Benoit 1951c: 4  .

Dryinus alticolus (Benoit)  : Olmi 1984: 758.

Description. ♀. Fully winged; body length 4.5–5.0 mm. Head ferruginous, except one elongate brown spot on ocellar region and partly on frons (in specimen from Congo, 01°56’49.49’’N 30°02’19.58’’E, elongate spot on ocellar triangle and along frontal line); ventral side of head ferruginous, with brown spot (in specimen from Congo, 01°56’49.49’’N 30°02’19.58’’E, ventral side completely ferruginous); antenna testaceous; propleuron black, with dorsal reddish spot; pronotum ferruginous; rest of mesosoma black; metasoma brown; legs testaceous, except meso- and metacoxa partly brown. Head ( Fig. 121AView FIGURE 121) excavated, dull, granulate, with temple very prominent and posterior margin of vertex excavated; frontal line complete; occipital carina complete; TL about 3 × as long as POL; OL slightly longer than POL; lateral ocelli touching occipital carina in holotype, almost touching in specimen from Congo, 01°56’49.49’’N 30°02’19.58’’E). Pronotum dull, granulate; pronotum crossed by slight anterior transverse impression and strong posterior transverse furrow; anterior collar slight; posterior collar distinct; pronotal tubercle not reaching tegula. Mesoscutum dull, granulate, with some areolae near posterior margin. Notauli incomplete, approximately reaching 0.75 × length of mesoscutum (in specimen from Congo, 01°56’49.49’’N 30°02’19.58’’E, notauli almost reaching posterior margin of mesoscutum). Mesoscutellum dull, granulate. Metanotum rugose. Metapectal-propodeal disc reticulate rugose; propodeal declivity reticulate rugose, without longitudinal keels. Forewing with three brown transverse bands; distal part of 2r-rs&Rs vein much longer than proximal part (17:4). Protarsomeres in following proportions: 20:4:6:19:30. Protarsomere 3 produced into hook. Enlarged claw ( Fig. 121BView FIGURE 121) with one large subdistal tooth and one row of 14 lamellae. Protarsomere 5 ( Fig. 121BView FIGURE 121) with two rows of 24–30 lamellae; apex with approximately 10–20 lamellae. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

♂. Unknown.

Material examined. Types: ♀ holotype: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO: North Kivu , Rutsh- uru-Kilinga, 1.IV.1936, L. Lippens leg. ( MRAC)  . Paratype: CAMEROON: Littoral Region, Moungo Department, N’Kongsamba , pont du N’Kam, 1939, P. Lepesme, R. Paulian & A. Villiers leg.  , 1♀ ( MNHN). Other material: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO: Haut-Uele, Wamba Territory, Kikongo Mission , 04°15’S 17°10’E, VII.2008, MT, T. Chapman leg.GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( DEUCD); Ituri, Djugu Territory, Mongbwalu mining camp, Mr. Beguin’s house, 01°56’49.49’’N 30°02’19.58’’E, 75 YPT traps, 1–8.III.2015, A. Gumovsky & C. Dhendro leg.GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( SIZK)  .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

MRAC

Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

SIZK

Schmaulhausen Institute of Zoology

Kingdom

Animalia

Genus

Dryinus

Loc

Dryinus alticolus (Benoit, 1951)

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van 2019
2019
Loc

Lestodryinus alticola

Benoit, P. L. G. 1951: 4
Loc

Dryinus alticolus

Olmi, M. 1984: 758