Hansson, C. 2002. Eulophidae of Costa Rica, 1. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute, 67:34.
Malar sulcus missing; thoracic dorsum moderately convex; scutellum as long as wide; propodeum with two large anterolateral foveas, callus with 3-5 setae; anterior part of petiole long and narrow. Similar to rubii but with an eye groove, frons smooth and shiny, eyes with scattered hairs, female antenna (flagellum and scape) more slender; male scape dark and metallic, postmarginal vein shorter (PM/ST = 0.5), female with first gastral tergite shorter (ratio length of first tergite/LG rubii = 0.6, articollum = 0.3), longer narrow anterior part of petiole; also similar to setifer but with a transverse pronotal carina, hairy eyes, and mesosoma less convex.
Depository of primary type
Holotype female in Natural History Museum (BMNH), London, England.