Anisepyris angrodi Barbosa & Azevedo

Barbosa, Diego N. & Azevedo, Celso O., 2018, Revision of Anisepyris Kieffer (Hymenoptera, Bethylidae), with description of 135 new species, Zootaxa 4416 (1), pp. 1-258: 81-82

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4416.1.1

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scientific name

Anisepyris angrodi Barbosa & Azevedo
status

sp. nov.

Anisepyris angrodi Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 11HView FIGURE 11; 14K; 15G; 15K)

Description, female. Body length 6.23 mm. Head and mesosoma with green reflection, metapectal-propodeal disc black; wings subhyaline; metasoma dark castaneous, lightening posterad. Head wide. Mandible with five distal teeth, narrow, curved, and with lower tooth longer than others. Median clypeal lobe rounded, very short. Frons coriaceous  ; antennal scrobe ecarinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli large. Vertex straight. Pronotal disc as long as wide, punctate; transverse pronotal carina present, incomplete; posterior margin with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar disc with mesoscutellar sulcus narrow; posterior mesoscutellar sulcus present. Metapectal-propodeal disc long; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges present; metapostnotal-propodeal suture fused with first metapostnotal carina; paraspiracular carina present and conspicuous; metapleural carina present and conspicuous; metapectal-propodeal disc with short striae; propodeal declivity strigate. Mesopleuron with anterior fovea closed; mesopleural fovea closed; lower fovea divided; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture closed. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose; claws trifid. Metasomal segments sparsely setose. Genitalia. T9 with anterior arm long and overlapping 2vf; 1vv as long as genitalia body; 2vv as long as 1vv length, abruptly narrowing apicad; 3vv short; 1vf strongly curved forward; 2vf slender and with dorsal lap strongly swollen posteriorly; 1rv slightly curved forward, ventral process large, and posterior process short; 2rv strongly curved forward.

Material examined. Holotype, ♀, BRAZIL, Sergipe, Santa Luzia do Itanhy, Crasto , 11°22'37.4”S 37°24'50.3"W, 01–04.viii.2001, Malaise , MTTavares & eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 29638View Materials).GoogleMaps 

Distribution. Brazil: Sergipe.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. grandis ( Ashmead, 1887)  by having the head wider than long; the antennal scrobe ecarinate; the pronotal disc with its transverse pronotal carina incomplete; and the mesopleuron with the anterior fovea longer than the posterior, and posterior fovea weakly developed, whereas A. grandis  has the as long as wide; the antennal scrobe carinate; the pronotal disc with its transverse pronotal carina complete; and the mesopleuron with the anterior fovea longer than the posterior, and the posterior fovea distinct.