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metallica Hansson

Emersonella metallica Hansson, antenna lateral, female.

Emersonella metallica Hansson, vertex, female.

Emersonella metallica Hansson, thoracic dorsum, female.

Emersonella metallica Hansson, gaster lateral, female.

Original description

Hansson, C. 2002. Eulophidae of Costa Rica, 1. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute, 67:63.




Female scape dark and metallic; malar sulcus present; clypeus delimited laterally; thoracic dorsum moderately convex; scutellum 1.1X as long as wide; mesoscutum and scutellum with very weak reticulation, shiny; propodeum with a groove along anterior margin, groove with longitudinal carinae, with a short wide anteromedian fovea, without anterolateral foveae; forewing speculum open below; anterior part of petiole long and narrow (as in articollum), petiole 1.6X as long as width of base; gaster elongate, last tergite long and narrow, 3X as long as width of base.


Costa Rica.




Depository of primary type

Holotype female in Natural History Museum (BMNH), London, England.