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Key to Apodryininae genera

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chrysidoidea; Family: Dryinidae; Subfamily: Apodryininae)

ClassificationIdentification keys


Females (unknown in Vannoortia Olmi)


1. Suture between pronotum and mesothorax complete, laterally and dorsally visible (A, B). . . Gondwanadryinus Olmi

- Suture between pronotum and mesothorax incomplete, only visible on lateral regions, not visible dorsally (a, b) . . . 2
 


2. Suture between pronotum + mesothorax and metapectal-propodeal disc completely visible on dorsal and lateral regions of mesosoma (A, B) . . . Apogonatopus Olmi

- Suture between pronotum + mesothorax and metapectal-propodeal disc visible only on lateral regions of mesosoma, not visible on dorsal region (a,b) . . . MadecadryinusOlmi

 


Males (unknown in Gondwanadryinus Olmi and Apogonatopus Olmi)
 


1. Occiput strongly excavated (A, B), with minimum distance between eyes and occipital carina shorter than OOL (B) . . . Madecadryinus Olmi

- Occiput less excavated (a, b), with minimum distance between eyes and occipital carina approximately as long as OOL (b) . . . Vannoortia Olmi
 


References

Olmi, M., Copeland, R.S. & van Noort, S. 2019. Dryinidae of the Afrotropical region (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea). Zootaxa 4630: 1619. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4630.1.1


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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