Phonetic: Dry-in-us grim-al-de.
Named By: Olmi - 1995.
Classification: Arthropoda, Insecta, Hymenoptera, Dryinidae.
Species: D. grimaldii.
Size: Individuals range between 4.3 and 6.3 millimetres long.
Known locations: Dominican Republic.
Time period: Burdigalian of the Miocene.
Fossil representation: Several individuals.
Dryinus grimaldii is an extinct species of the Dryinus wasp genus that lived in the Dominican Republic during the Miocene. Studies of Dryinus grimaldii show that in life it would have been dark red to a yellowish brown in colour.
- Revision of fossil species of Dryinus belonging to lamellatus group, with description of a new species (Hymenoptera, Dryinidae) 130: 505–514. - Massimo Olmi & Adalgisa Guglielmino - 2011.