Episemura diodon Kasparyan & Manukyan 1987

Klopfstein, Seraina, 2014, Revision of the Western Palaearctic Diplazontinae (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae), Zootaxa 3801 (1), pp. 1-143 : 54-55

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3801.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E5F8C489-37F4-4A76-8E25-EFC65CDCA1D7

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6135684

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C1225000-FF94-FFD3-B5BD-A45AFD75FD83

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Episemura diodon Kasparyan & Manukyan 1987
status

 

Episemura diodon Kasparyan & Manukyan 1987

Diagnosis. Fore wing length 5.0– 5.4 mm. Female antenna with 15, male antenna with 18 or 19 flagellomeres, in the latter with short and narrow tyloids on flagellomeres 6 to 9 / 10. Mandible with upper tooth not subdivided, thus bidentate. Propodeum with a full set of carinae enclosing basal, lateral and petiolar areas. Hind margins of tergites 4 to 6 concave, metasoma very strongly laterally compressed from apex of third tergite. Hind tibia dark brown.

Colouration of females. Antenna black. Head and mesosoma black, face with a small yellow central face patch, yellow on clypeus and mouthparts, hind corner of pronotum, tegula, subtegular ridge, and upper mesepimeron; scutellum black. Legs orange, coxae black, fore coxa with a yellow apex; femora orange; hind tibia brown, hind tarsus dark. Metasoma black.

Colouration of males. As in females but with yellow ventrally on antenna, entire face. Fore coxa often largely yellow, hind tibia more orange than brown, apex dark.

Material examined. Paratype of Episemura diodon Kasparyan & Manukyan : Russia, Maritime Territory, Svetovodnaya R., (Biamo) basin of Vikin R., from resin on Larix, leg. Zeriken. 1 ♀, at ZIP .

New for Austria: St. Ulrich, 25.VIII. 1977. 1♂, at ZSM . New for Germany, Nürnberg, 30.VII. 1982. 1♀, at ZSM (specimen identified as E. ensata by Bauer).

Distribution. Palearactic.

Figures. Scutellum ( Fig. 11 View FIGURE 11. A H), face ( Fig. 19 View FIGURE 19 A).

ZSM

Bavarian State Collection of Zoology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Ichneumonidae

Genus

Episemura