Anisepyris halmiri 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: 191-192

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039D87C4-5CA1-FF04-48F6-F97BFE98FC10

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Plazi

scientific name

Anisepyris halmiri Barbosa & Azevedo
status

sp. nov.

Anisepyris halmiri Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 24GView FIGURE 24; 25E; 25F; 25J)

Description, male. Body length 2.77 mm. Head and mesosoma black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head wide. Flagellomeres short, with dense and short setae. Mandible narrow, curved, and with teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, short. Frons coriaceous  . Antennal scrobe ecarinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle obtuse; ocelli large. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, strongly coriaceous  ; transverse pronotal carina complete; without posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus very narrow. Mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. Metapectal-propodeal disc short; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges absent; metapostnotal-propodeal suture straight; 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 opened; lower fovea opened; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture opened. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose. Claws trifid. Metasomal segments glabrous. Genitalia. Basiparamere as long as paramere; paramere wide, rounded, and with ventral and dorsal margin straight, sparsely setose; basivolsella straight; cuspis with arms very short, dorsal arm slender; aedeagus with basal portion convex and slender, and apical portion as long as basal and wide; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, BRAZIL, Goiás, Alto Paraíso, P [ar]q[ue] Nac [ional] Chapada do Veadeiros , 14°00'S 47°41'W, 07–15.ix.2005, arm[adilha] Malaise , Aguiar & eq[uipe] col[etor] ( MZSP)GoogleMaps  . Paratypes (10). BRAZIL, Goiás, 1 ♂, Alto Paraíso, P [ar]q[ue] Nac [ional] Chapada do Veadeiros, 14°00'S 47°41'W, 07–13.ix.2005, arm[adilha] Malaise , Aguiar & eq[uipe] col[etor] ( MZSP); 1 ♂, 07–23.ix.2005; 2 ♂, 12–24.ix.2005; 3 ♂, 15–25.ix.2005; 1 ♂, 10–12.ix.2005, arm[adilha] Möricke; 1 ♂, 14–16.ix.2005; 1 ♂, 17–19.ix.2005.GoogleMaps 

Distribution. Brazil: Goiás.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. dentatus  by having the clypeus with the median lobe angulate, short, and with the clypeal carina higher than frons level; the antennal scrobe ecarinate; the frontal angle of the ocellar triangle obtuse; the ocelli large; the paraspiracular carina present and conspicuous; the basivolsella straight; the paramere shorter than the basiparamere; the cuspis with the arms very short; and the aedeagus with the basal portion convex and slender, whereas A. dentatus  has the clypeus with the median lobe rounded, long, with the clypeal carina lower than frons level; the antennal scrobe carinate, but weak; the frontal angle of the ocellar triangle acute; the ocelli small; the paraspiracular carina absent; the basivolsella excavated at the inner apical margin; the paramere as long as the basiparamere; the cuspis with the arms short; and the aedeagus with the basal portion angled and wide.

MZSP

Sao Paulo, Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo