French Guianan evanioids 3

French Guianan evanioids
Today I had a request for some specimens of Evaniidae from Ricardo Kawada, a PhD student and researcher in Sao Paulo. This forced me to go over my French Guianan evanoids and I thought that I would take some photos while I was at it: * many thanks to Ricardo Kawada & David Smith for ...

Foenomorpha senlura (Cenocoeliinae, Braconidae) 2

Foenomorpha senlura (Cenocoeliinae, Braconidae)
I have extracted a few evanoid-like braconids from the recent French Guianan batch and amongst the Cenocoeliinae I found a few of these, which I didn’t think was related but Yves Braet (an expert on French Guianan braconids) suggested Foenomorpha and after a bit of Googling I found a key (by Yves) that suggests that ...

Capitonius sp. (Braconidae, Cenocoeliinae) – an evanoid ‘mimic’

Capitonius sp. (Braconidae, Cenocoeliinae) - an evanoid 'mimic'
Amongst the evanoid wasps I have found quite a few of these little wasps. At first I thought that they must be evanoids because the gaster is mounted very high on the propodeum but on closer inspection they have fused costal veins and so they actually key (in Goulet & Huber, 1993) to Braconidae. Then ...