Pediobius askari

Gumovsky, Alex, 2018, New enigmatic species of the genus Pediobius (Hymenoptera, Eulophidae) from Afrotropics, with notes on related genera, Zootaxa 4438 (2), pp. 201-236 : 222

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Pediobius askari


askari   species group

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Diagnosis. Head wider than mesosoma, notably curved in dorsal view with frons convex and with short X-shaped frontal sutures; lower face notably narrowed and elongate with antennae inserted merely or much below lower eye margins; head surface broadly sculptured, except for lower face. The representatives of this group look like the somewhat coarser sculptured representatives of marjoriae   group with longer lower face.