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Dryinidae keys

Keys to dryinid wasps of the Afrotropical region

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

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Identification keys are presented in two different formats: traditional dichotomous keys where a choice needs to be made at each key couplet to continue, and Lucid matrix keys where relevant states from multiple character features can be selected independently until identification is achieved. For more information concerning Lucid keys visit www.lucidcentral.org.

Keys to Subfamilies of Afrotropical Dryinidae

Dryinidae

Key to subfamilies of Afrotropical Dryinidae.

Standard Dichotomus key

Lucid Matrix key 


Keys to Genera of Afrotropical Dryinidae

Anteoninae

Key to genera of Afrotropical Anteoninae.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Aphelopinae

Key to genera of Afrotropical Aphelopinae.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Apoaphelopinae

Single genus: Apoaphelopus.

   

Apodryininae

Key to genera of Afrotropical Apodryininae.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Bocchinae

Single genus: Bocchus.

   

Conganteoninae

Key to genera of Afrotropical Conganteoninae.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Dryininae

Key to genera of Afrotropical Dryininae.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Gonatopodinae

Key to genera of Afrotropical Gonatopodinae.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Thaumatodryininae

Single genus: Thaumatodryinus.

   

Keys to Species of Afrotropical Dryinidae

Adryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Adryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Anteon

Key to species of Afrotropical Anteon.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Aphelopus

Key to species of Afrotropical Aphelopus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Apoaphelopus

Key to species of Afrotropical Apoaphelopus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Apogonatopus

Key to species of Afrotropical Apogonatopus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Bocchus

Key to species of Afrotropical Bocchus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Conganteon

Key to species of Afrotropical Conganteon.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Crovettia

Monotypic genus: Crovettia afra Olmi, Copeland & van Noort, 2019

 

 

Deinodryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Deinodryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Dryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Dryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Echthrodelphax

Key to species of Afrotropical Echthrodelphax.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Fiorianteon

Monotypic genus: Fiorianteon sulcatum Guglielmino, Olmi, Marletta & Speranza, 2016

 

 

Gonatopus

Key to species of Afrotropical Gonatopus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Gondwanadryinus

Monotypic genus: Gondwanadryinus fisheri Olmi, 2007

 

 

Gonadryinus

Monotypic genus: Gonadryinus bicarinatus Olmi, Marletta, Guglielmino & Speranza, 2012

 

 

Gynochelys

Key to species of Afrotropical Gynochelys.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Haplogonatopus

Single African species: Haplogonatopus katangae (Benoit, 1950)

 

 

Lonchodryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Lonchodryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Madecadryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Madecadryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Neodryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Neodryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Pseudodryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Pseudodryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

Vannoortia

Monotypic genus: Vannoortia capensis Olmi, 2007

 

 

Thaumatodryinus

Key to species of Afrotropical Thaumatodryinus.

Standard Dichotomus key

 

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

Credits

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa) or Robert Copeland (ICIPE).


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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