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Key to Apogonatopus species

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

ClassificationIdentification keys


Females
1. Mesosoma with two long distinct lateral longitudinal sutures joining lateral pointed apophyses of metapectal-propodeal disc to mesothoracic, metathoracic and propodeal spiracles and separating metapectal-propodeal disc + metanotum from metapleura and mesonotum from mesopleura; palpal formula 4/3 ... Apogonatopus madagascariensis Olmi

- Mesosoma with two very short distinct lateral longitudinal sutures leaving from lateral pointed apophyses of metapectal-propodeal disc, directed to propodeal spiracles, not reaching them; palpal formula 2/2 ...Apogonatopus edaphicus Olmi

 

Males

Unknown.

 


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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