Anisepyris gorlimi 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: 164-165

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Anisepyris gorlimi Barbosa & Azevedo

sp. nov.

Anisepyris gorlimi Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 21IView FIGURE 21; 23C; 23F; 23I)

Description, male. Body length 4.31 mm. Head with darkish green reflection; mesosoma with darkish blue reflection and metapectal-propodeal disc black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head wide.

Flagellomeres short, with dense and short setae. Mandible narrow, slightly angled, and with teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, long. Frons coriaceous  . Antennal scrobe carinate, but weak. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli large. Vertex straight. Pronotal disc as long as wide, sparsely punctate; transverse pronotal carina present, incomplete; with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus very narrow. Mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. Metapectal-propodeal disc short; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges present; metapostnotal-propodeal suture straight; paraspiracular carina present and inconspicuous; metapleural carina present and conspicuous; metapectal-propodeal disc polished; propodeal declivity polished. Mesopleuron with anterior fovea closed; mesopleural fovea closed; lower fovea opened; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture opened. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose. Claws trifid. Metasomal segments sparsely setose. Genitalia. Basiparamere shorter than paramere; paramere wide, rounded and club-shaped, densely setose; basivolsella with excavation at inner margin; cuspis with arms long, dorsal arm wide; aedeagus with basal portion convex and slender, and apical portion as long as basal and slender; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, BRAZIL, São Paulo, Santa Lúcia , 21°41'06”S 48°05'02"W, 29.x.2000, S.R. Viel col[etor] ( UFES 80199View Materials)GoogleMaps  . Paratypes (16). BRAZIL, Pará, 1 ♂, Altamira , 08–22.iv.1986 —interceptação, N. Degallier col[etor] ( MPEG)  ; Alagoas, 2 ♂, Quebrângulo, Res[erva] Biol [ógica] Pedra Talhada, 11.ix.2002 —varredura, Penteado-Dias & equipe col[etores] ( UFES 29730View Materials; 29731)  ; Espírito Santo, 1 ♂, Domingos Martins, Pico do Eldorado , 20°22'17"S 40°39'29"W, 26.xi –03.xii.2004, [armadilha] Malaise, Tavares e eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 09825View Materials)GoogleMaps  ; 1 ♂, Ibitirama, Parque Nacional Caparaó, 20°29'S 41°43'W, 10–14.iii.2006, R.Kawada col[etor] (UFES 125845); 1 ♂, Atílio Vivacqua, Serra das Torres , 21°0'30"S 41°13'22"W, 14–19.iv.2007, [armadilha] Malaise, Waichert e eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 125767View Materials)GoogleMaps  ; BOLIVIA, Cochabamba, 1 ♂, 109 Km E Cochabamba, Villa Tunari road, 1480m, FIT, 17°8'84"S 65°42'49"W, 1–6.ii.1999, R.S. Hanley col[lector] ( CNCI)  ; São Paulo, 1 ♂, Am [érico] Brasiliense, Cerradão Clube Náutico, arm[adilha] Möricke espaço 2m, 29.ix –02.x.1999, MT Tavares e equipe col[etores] ( UFES 57447View Materials)  ; 4 ♂, Santa Lúcia, 29.x.2000, S.R. Viel col[etor] (UFES 80195; 80200; 80202; 80205); Paraná, 1 ♂, Jundiaí do Sul, Fazenda Monte Verde, 10.xi.1986, Lev [antamento] Ent [omológico] Profaupar, [armadilha] Malaise ( DZUP)  ; 1 ♂, 19.i.1987; 1 ♂, Fênix, Reserva Est[ação]—ITCF, 29.xii.1986, Lev[antamento] Ent[omológico] Profaupar, [armadilha] Malaise (DZUP); 1 ♂, 20.iv.1987.

Distribution. Brazil: Pará, Alagoas, Espírito Santo, São Paulo, Paraná; Bolivia.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. franciscanus  by having the frons with a frontal longitudinal line; the antennal scrobe ecarinate; the vertex straight; the transverse pronotal carina incomplete; the notaulus very narrow; the genitalia with the paramere apex densely setose; the basivolsella with an excavation at the inner margin; and the aedeagus with the apical portion longer than the basal portion, and with basal portion convex, whereas A. franciscanus  has the frons without a frontal longitudinal line; the antennal scrobe carinate; the vertex convex; the transverse pronotal carina complete; the notaulus narrow; the paramere apex glabrous; the basivolsela uniform; and the aedeagus with the basal portion angled and the apical portion as long as the basal portion.


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Universidade Federal do Parana, Colecao de Entomologia Pe. Jesus Santiago Moure