Anisepyris earendili 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: 159

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

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scientific name

Anisepyris earendili Barbosa & Azevedo
status

sp. nov.

Anisepyris earendili Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 21AView FIGURE 21; 23C; 23G; 23J)

Description, male. Body length 3.92 mm. Head and mesosoma black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head wide. Flagellomeres short, with dense and short setae. Mandible narrow and with wide teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, short. Frons coriaceous  , projected anteriorly. Antennal scrobe carinate. Eye small, circumocular suture present. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli large. Vertex strongly convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, strongly coriaceous  ; transverse pronotal carina complete; with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. Metapectal-propodeal disc short; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges absent; metapostnotal-propodeal suture fused with first metapostnotal carina; paraspiracular carina present and inconspicuous; metapleural carina present and conspicuous; metapectal-propodeal disc with short striae; propodeal declivity strigate. Mesopleuron with anterior fovea closed; mesopleural fovea closed; lower fovea closed; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture closed. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia spinose. Claws bifid. Metasomal segments sparsely setose. Genitalia. Basiparamere longer than paramere; paramere slender, rounded, with ventral and dorsal margin straight, and base angled, glabrous; basivolsella straight; cuspis with arms short, dorsal arm wide; aedeagus with basal portion convex and wide, and apical portion as long as basal and swollen; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, BRAZIL, Pará, Canaã dos Carajás, 6.4°85'86” S 49.8° 98'73"W, 30.xi.2005, arm[adilha] Malaise, R.M. Valente & E.M. Santos col[etores] ( MPEG)  . Paratype (1). BRAZIL, Espírito Santo, 1 ♂, Pinheiros, Res [erva] Biol [ógica] Córrego do Veado , 18°21'S 40°09'W, 09–17.vi.2001, arm[adilha] Möricke, M.T. Tavares & equipe col[etores] ( UFES 63346View Materials)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution. Brazil: Pará, Espírito Santo.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. olivaceus  by having the body black; the clypeus rounded and short; the antennal scrobe carinate; the eye small; the notaulus wide; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea and mesopleural suture closed; the paramere distinctly longer than the basiparamere; the basivolsella with an inner marginal excavation; the cuspis ventral arm with a basal projection; and the apical portion of the aedeagus wide, whereas A. olivaceus  has the body with darkish green reflection and the propodeum black; the clypeus angulate and long; the antennal scrobe carinate, but weak; the eye large; the notaulus very narrow; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea and mesopleural suture opened; the paramere longer than the basiparamere; the basivolsella straight; the cuspis ventral arm without a basal projection; and the aedeagus with the apical portion slender.

MPEG

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