Anteon kasaicum (Benoit, 1950),

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 150-151

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

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scientific name

Anteon kasaicum (Benoit, 1950)
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49. Anteon kasaicum (Benoit, 1950) 

( Fig. 53DView FIGURE 53)

Chelogynus kasaicus Benoit 1950b: 222  .

Anteon kasaicum (Benoit)  : Olmi 1984: 362.

Description. ♀. Fully winged; body length 3.7–5.6 mm. Head black, except mandible testaceous-brown; antenna brown, except antennomeres 1–4 or 1–6 testaceous; mesosoma black, except pronotal tubercle and lateral margins of pronotum reddish; tegula testaceous; metasoma brown-testaceous; legs testaceous, except femora and metatibia partly or completely brown, with junctions, trochanters and tarsi testaceous. Antennomeres in following proportions: 24:8:12:8:7:7:8:7:7:10. Head dull, granulate, sculptured by numerous irregular keels; frontal line complete; frons with two lateral keels near orbits and directed towards antennal toruli; occipital carina complete; POL = 6; OL = 3; OOL = 12; OPL = 8; TL = 11. Pronotum dull, granulate, with numerous transverse keels on anterior surface; posterior surface shorter than mesoscutum (13:18). Mesoscutum shiny, unsculptured or slightly alutaceous. Notauli reduced, reaching approximately 0.2 × length of mesoscutum. Mesoscutellum and metanotum shiny, unsculptured. Mesoscutellum convex. Metapectal-propodeal disc dull, with strong transverse posterior keel, reticulate rugose; propodeal declivity reticulate rugose, without longitudinal keels. Forewing with two dark transverse bands; distal part of 2r-rs&Rs vein much shorter than proximal part (8:13). Protarsomeres in following proportions: 7:5:6:14:39; protarsomere 2 produced into prominent hook. Enlarged claw ( Fig. 53DView FIGURE 53) with proximal prominence bearing one long bristle. Protarsomere 5 ( Fig. 53DView FIGURE 53) with two rows of about 34 lamellae extending continuously to apex; apex slightly prominent. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

♂. Unknown.

Material examined. Type: ♀ holotype: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO: Kasai , 1921, J. Ghes- quière leg. ( MRAC)  . Other material: CAMEROON: Victoria , 16.I.1959, at light, 1♀ ( AMNH)  .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

MRAC

Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Dryinidae

Genus

Anteon

Loc

Anteon kasaicum (Benoit, 1950)

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

Chelogynus kasaicus

Benoit, P. L. G. 1950: 222
Loc

Anteon kasaicum

Olmi, M. 1984: 362