Anteon emeritum Olmi, 1984,

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619: 125-127

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

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Anteon emeritum Olmi, 1984
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27. Anteon emeritum Olmi, 1984 

( Fig. 46EView FIGURE 46)

Anteon emeritum Olmi 1984: 410  ; Azevedo et al. 2010: 876; Olmi et al. 2015: 344. Description. ♂. Fully winged; body length 1.9–2.1 mm. Black, except mandible and tegula testaceous; antenna of holotype with antennomeres 1–5 testaceous, other antennomeres missing; antenna totally brown in specimen from Madagascar, 21°15.99’S 47°25.21’E; legs testaceous, except metacoxa, metafemur and metatibia brown or darkened. Antenna filiform; antennomeres of holotype in following proportions: 7:4:4:4:4 (other antennomeres missing); antennomeres of specimen from Madagascar, 21°15.99’S 47°25.21’E, in following proportions: 9:5:6:5.5:5:6:6:6:6:9. Head of holotype granulate and with numerous irregular slight keels; head of specimen from Madagascar, 21°15.99’S 47°25.21’E, granulate and reticulate rugose; frontal line present; frons without lateral keels; occipital carina complete; POL = 6; OL = 3; OOL = 5; OPL = 2; TL = 3. Mesoscutum shiny, finely punctate, unsculptured among punctures. Notauli incomplete, reaching about 0.1–0.3 × length of mesoscutum. Mesoscutellum and metanotum shiny, unsculptured. Metapectal-propodeal disc completely reticulate rugose, with strong transverse posterior keel; propodeal declivity without longitudinal keels, with areolae less wide than those of metapectalpropodeal disc. Forewing hyaline, without dark transverse bands or spots; distal part of 2r-rs&Rs vein much shorter than proximal part (2:6). Paramere ( Fig. 46EView FIGURE 46) with distal inner pointed process and proximal membranous process long (in holotype and in specimen from Madagascar, 14°26.29’S 49°46.44’’E) or short (in specimen from Madagascar, 21°15.99’S 47°25.21’E), not provided with sensorial setae. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

♀. Unknown.

Material examined. Type: ♂ holotype: NAMIBIA: Okahandja, Camping Place, 4.II.1972, MT, riverside vegetation, Southern Africa Expedition ( NHMUK)  . Other material: KENYA: Coast Prov., Mrima Hill Forest , 4.48576°S 39.25845°E, 212 m, 17–31.X.2011, MT, indigenous forest edge, R. Copeland leg.GoogleMaps  , 1♂ ( RSC); Coast Prov., Muhaka Forest , 4.32530°S 39.52345°E, 52 m, 30.V–19.VI.2013, six-meter MT, indigenous forest, R. Copeland leg.GoogleMaps  , 6♂♂ (2 in NMK, 3 in RSC, 1 in MOLC). MADAGASCAR: Antsiranana, Marojejy National Park, 5 km W Manantenina village, Camp Mantella , 14°26.29’S 49°46.44’’E, 490 m, 28.VIII–11.IX.2005, MT, low altitude rainforest, M. Irwin & R. Harin’Hala leg., MA-31-29  , 1♂ ( MOLC); Fianarantsoa, Ranomafana National Park, Belle Vue at Talatakely , 21°15.99’S 47°25.21’E, 1020 m, 15–22.XI.2001, MT, secondary tropical forest, R. Harin’Hala leg., MA-02-09C-03GoogleMaps  , 2♂♂ ( CAS). SOUTH AFRICA: Limpopo, Gravelotte , 20 km NW Beacon Ranch ( AMNH)  .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Kenya, Madagascar, Namibia, South Africa.

NHMUK

Natural History Museum, London

NMK

National Museums of Kenya

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Dryinidae

Genus

Anteon

Loc

Anteon emeritum Olmi, 1984

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

Anteon emeritum

Azevedo, C. O. & Madl, M. & Olmi, M. 2010: 876
Olmi, M. 1984: 410