Anteon mcguirkae Olmi, Copeland & Guglielmino, 2015

Olmi, Massimo, Copeland, Robert S. & Noort, Simon Van, 2019, Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea), Zootaxa 4630 (1), pp. 1-619 : 170-171

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Anteon mcguirkae Olmi, Copeland & Guglielmino, 2015


62. Anteon mcguirkae Olmi, Copeland & Guglielmino, 2015

( Figs 57E View FIGURE 57 , 58C, D View FIGURE 58 )

Anteon mcguirkae Olmi, Copeland & Guglielmino 2015: 346 .

Description. ♀ ( Figs 58C, D View FIGURE 58 ). Fully winged; body length 2.3–2.4 mm. Head brown-ferruginous, except mandible testaceous; antenna testaceous-brown, except scape and pedicel testaceous; propleuron and pronotum yellow-testaceous; rest of mesosoma black; metasoma testaceous-brown; legs testaceous, except stalk of metafemur brown. Antenna clavate; antennomeres in following proportions: 8:4.5:6:5:5:5:4.5:4.5:4.5:5.5. Head convex, dull, almost completely bare, strongly granulate; frontal line complete; frons without lateral keels near orbits directed towards antennal toruli; occipital carina complete; POL = 5.5; OL = 3; OOL = 4; OPL = 4.5; TL = 5; greatest breadth of posterior ocellus shorter than Ol (3:2). Pronotum anteriorly crossed by weak transverse impression, dull, granulate; posterior surface granulate, dull, slightly shorter than mesoscutum (10:11); posterior surface of pronotum with lateral sharp carinas separating disc from lateral regions; pronotal tubercle reaching tegula. Mesoscutum dull, completely granulate, with some rugosities near posterior margin and on lateral regions. Notauli very shortly visible near anterior margin of mesoscutum. Mesoscutellum dull, granulate. Metanotum shiny, rugose. Metapectal-propodeal disc with strong transverse posterior keel, dull, reticulate rugose; propodeal declivity dull, reticulate rugose, without longitudinal keels. Forewing hyaline, without dark transverse bands; distal part of 2r-rs&Rs vein much shorter than proximal part (2:8). Protarsomeres in following proportions: 6:2:3:7:15. Enlarged claw ( Fig. 57E View FIGURE 57 ) with proximal prominence bearing one long bristle. Protarsomere 5 ( Fig. 57E View FIGURE 57 ) with basal part much shorter than distal part, with two rows of 10 + 13 lamellae; apex with four-six lamellae. Tibial spurs 1/1/2.

♂. Unknown.

Material examined. Type: ♀ holotype: KENYA: Nyanza Prov. , Ruma National Park, near Kamato Gate, 0.64725°S 34.33595°E, 1264 m, 10–18.XII.2005, MT, open grass- woodland, R. Copeland leg. ( NMK) GoogleMaps . Other material: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO: Haut-Uele , Wamba Territory, Kikongo Mission, 04°15’S 17°10’E, 23.IV.2006, MT along forest edge, S.L. Heydon & S.E. Stevenson leg., 1♀ ( DEUCD) GoogleMaps .

Hosts. Unknown.

Distribution. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya.


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Anteon mcguirkae Olmi, Copeland & Guglielmino, 2015

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

Anteon mcguirkae

Guglielmino, A. & Olmi, M. 2015: 346