Marietta carnesi (Howard)

Suh, Soo-Jung, 2021, Parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) of the white peach scale, Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Targioni-Tozzetti) (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) on Prunus salicina Lindl. (Rosales: Rosaceae) in South Korea, Insecta Mundi 2021 (885), pp. 1-5: 4

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Marietta carnesi (Howard)


3. Marietta carnesi (Howard)  

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Description. Body yellow to silvery white; forewing with hyaline cells or infuscated patterns, without hyaline cells along margin and apex; antenna six-segmented (1,1,2,2), scape slender, about 6.0× as long as broad; midlobe of mesoscutum with 14 to 16 setae; gasteral dorsum infuscate brown with sides from base to apex silvery white and a narrow dark brown cross-band on tergum I to V extending to silvery sides, a dark spot on each of silvery sides; legs whitish to pale yellow, with dark brown complete or incomplete bands, tarsi five-segmented.

Material examined. Korea. GB: Bongcheon 2-ri, Nam-myeon, Gimcheon-si, 3 females, ex. P. pentagona   on P. salicina   , 12-v-2020 (S.J. Suh).

Remarks. This species is a hyperparasitoid.