Anteon natalense Olmi, 1984,

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 177-178

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

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Anteon natalense Olmi, 1984
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70. Anteon natalense Olmi, 1984 

( Fig. 67AView FIGURE 67)

Anteon natalense Olmi 1984: 388  .

Description. ♀. Fully winged; body length 2.6–2.8 mm. Head black, except mandible testaceous; antenna brown, except scape and pedicel testaceous; mesosoma and metasoma black; legs testaceous. In specimen from Zimbabwe, Harare, antenna brown, except antennomeres 1–3 testaceous; proleg testaceous, except coxa partly brown; meso- and metaleg brown, except tarsi testaceous. Antennomeres in following proportions: 13:4.5:4:4:4:5:5:5:5:7. Head shiny, reticulate rugose; occipital carina complete; POL = 8; OL = 5; OOL = 5; OPL = 4; TL = 3. Pronotum shiny, rugose; posterior surface very short, shorter than mesoscutum (5:16); pronotal tubercle reaching tegula. Mesoscutum shiny, reticulate rugose, with or without numerous strong longitudinal keels; in specimen from Zimbabwe, Harare, mesoscutum granulate, with slight areolae and irregular and longitudinal keels. Notauli absent. In specimen from Zimbabwe, Harare, notauli slightly visible, incomplete and reaching about 0.3 × length of mesoscutum. Mesoscutellum and metanotum shiny, unsculptured. Metapectal-propodeal disc with strong transverse posterior keel, reticulate rugose; propodeal declivity reticulate rugose, without longitudinal keels, with areolae less wide than those of the metapectal-propodeal disc. Forewing hyaline, without dark transverse bands or spots; distal part of 2r-rs&Rs vein much shorter than proximal part (3:9). Protarsomeres in following proportions: 7:1.5:2:2.5:8. Enlarged claw ( Fig. 67AView FIGURE 67) with proximal prominence bearing one long bristle. Protarsomere 5 ( Fig. 67AView FIGURE 67) with 5–8 very slender lamellae and some bristles. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

♂. Unknown.

Material examined. Types: ♀ holotype: SOUTH AFRICA: KwaZulu-Natal, Drakensberg, Van Reenen, 1– 22.I.1927 (NHMUK). Paratypes: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO: Orientale Prov. (= Haut-Zaire), Garamba National Park, 2♀♀ (MRAC, AMNH). Other material: KENYA: Nairobi Prov., ICIPE Campus, Kasara- ni, 1.22317°S 36.89653°E, 1600 m, 8–15.IV.2014, MT, near stream, meadow in degraded shrub-/grassland, R. Co- peland leg., 1♀ (NMK). SOUTH AFRICA: Eastern Cape, Asante Sana Game Reserve, 32°14.990’S 24°55.962’E, 2183 m, 29.X.2009–23.II.2010, MT, Karoo Escarpment Grassland, S. van Noort leg., 1♀ (SAMC). ZIMBABWE: Harare (= Salisbury), X.1981, MT, A. Watsham leg., 1♀ (DJBC).

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, South Africa, Zimbabwe.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Dryinidae

Genus

Anteon

Loc

Anteon natalense Olmi, 1984

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

Anteon natalense

Olmi, M. 1984: 388