Anteon rufonigrum Olmi, 1984,

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 189-190

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Anteon rufonigrum Olmi, 1984
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81. Anteon rufonigrum Olmi, 1984 

( Fig. 67FView FIGURE 67)

Anteon rufonigrum Olmi 1984: 402  .

Description. ♀. Fully winged; body length 3.6–4.4 mm. Head reddish, except wide brown-black spot on vertex; oc- casionally head black, except clypeus reddish; mandible testaceous; antenna testaceous; mesosoma of holotype reddish, except brown nuances on mesoscutum, mesoscutellum and metanotum and black metapectal-propodeal disc; occasionally mesoscutum, mesoscutellum, metanotum, mesopleuron and metapleuron completely black; metasoma brown-testaceous; tegula testaceous; legs testaceous.Antennomeres in following proportions: 16:7:8:6:6:7:8:7:7:10. Head dull, completely reticulate rugose; frontal line present; occipital carina complete; POL = 10; OL = 7; OOL = 6; OPL = 8; TL = 3. Pronotum setose, shiny, reticulate rugose; posterior surface shorter than mesoscutum (8:20); pronotal tubercle reaching tegula. Mesoscutum dull, granulate and reticulate rugose. Notauli absent. Mesoscutellum dull or shiny, slightly or strongly granulate, with some punctures. Metanotum reticulate rugose. Metapectal-propodeal disc with strong transverse posterior keel, reticulate rugose; propodeal declivity reticulate rugose, with two longitudinal keels and median area as rugose as lateral areas. Forewing with one dark transverse band around 2r-rs&Rs vein; distal part of 2r-rs&Rs vein much shorter than proximal part (5:11). Protarsomeres in following proportions: 12:2.5:3:4:14; protarsomere 4 produced into hook, approximately 0.3 as long as basal part of 5. Enlarged claw ( Fig. 67FView FIGURE 67) very long, longer than protarsomere 5, with proximal prominence bearing one long bristle. Protarsomere 5 ( Fig. 67FView FIGURE 67) with basal part much longer than apical part, with some bristles and 5–10 lamellae. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

♂. Unknown.

Material examined. Type: ♀ holotype: SOUTH AFRICA: Eastern Cape, Port St. Johns , 10–31.VII.1923, R.E. Turner leg. ( NHMUK). Other material: SOUTH AFRICA: Eastern Cape, same locality label as holotype  , 1♀ ( AMNH); Western Cape, Cape Town, above Tokai Forest, Constantiaberge , above Donkerboskloof , 34°02’S 18°23’E, 460 m, 25–31.VIII.1994, Mesic Mountain Fynbos, Protea coronata  dominated, MT, S. van Noort leg.GoogleMaps  , 1♀ ( SAMC)  .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. South Africa.

NHMUK

Natural History Museum, London

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

SAMC

Iziko Museums of Cape Town

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Dryinidae

Genus

Anteon

Loc

Anteon rufonigrum Olmi, 1984

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

Anteon rufonigrum Olmi 1984: 402

Olmi, M. 1984: 402