Minotetrastichus frontalis

Yefremova, Z. & Mishchenko, A., 2012, The preimaginal stages of Minotetrastichus frontalis (Nees) and Chrysocharis laomedon (Walker) (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), parasitoids associated with Phyllonorycter issikii (Kumata) (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae), Journal of Natural History 46 (21 - 22), pp. 1283-1305: 1285-1286

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222933.2012.654517

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/211587B2-3B0C-FFC6-FE10-FA80C314FD71

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Minotetrastichus frontalis
status

 

Minotetrastichus frontalis   (Nees ab Esenbeck 1834)

Minotetrastichus frontalis (Nees)   : Graham & LaSalle 1991, p. 89.

Type material

Neotype ♀, designated by Graham and LaSalle (1991) ( Naturhistorisches Museum , Vienna; not examined).  

Material examined

171 ♀♀, 84 ♂♂, M. frontalis   : Ul’yanovsk, Park Vinnovskay Roshcha , 54 ◦ 16 ′ N; 48 ◦ 20 ′ E, 16 June–4 September 2009 (A. Mishchenko) GoogleMaps   .

Comparative notes

Anterior margin of clypeus with two teeth, clava with terminal spine much shorter than third segment, fore wing about 1.9× as long as broad, submarginal vein with 2–4 setae, medial lines on mesoscutum absent, body black with yellow markings.

Distribution

Austria, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Macedonia, Moldova, Ukraine, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Russia, UK, USA ( Noyes 2010).

Biology

Larval-pupal gregarious ectoparasitoid.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Eulophidae

Genus

Minotetrastichus

Loc

Minotetrastichus frontalis

Yefremova, Z. & Mishchenko, A. 2012
2012
Loc

Minotetrastichus frontalis (Nees)

Graham MWR & LaSalle J 1991: 89
1991