Anisepyris ingwei Barbosa & Azevedo, 2018

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 : 209

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Anisepyris ingwei Barbosa & Azevedo

sp. nov.

Anisepyris ingwei Barbosa & Azevedo , sp. nov.

( Figs 26B View FIGURE 26 ; 26L; 26M; 27B)

Description, male. Body length 5.23 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, curved, and with lower tooth longer than others. Median clypeal lobe angulate, long. Frons coriaceous , with short frontal sulcus. Antennal scrobe carinate, but weak. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellae forming right angle; ocelli large. Vertex straight. Pronotal disc as long as wide, sparsely punctate; transverse pronotal carina complete; 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 with short striae; propodeal declivity strigate. 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 club-shaped and with apical margin very wide, densely setose; basivolsela with excavation at inner margin; cuspis with arms short, with basal projection at inner margin, 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, Rio grande do Sul, Arroio Grande , 101m, 32°13'22”S 53°11'57"W, 19.iii.2004, arm[adilha] Malaise, R.F. Krüger col[etor] ( UFES 15036 View Materials ) GoogleMaps . Paratypes (16). BRAZIL, Espírito Santo , 1 ♂, Santa Maria de Jetibá , Fazenda Paulo Seick, 20°04'27.9"S 40°44'51.3"W, 6–13.xii.2002, armadilha Malaise, Tavares, Azevedo e eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 09764 View Materials ) GoogleMaps ; 1 ♂, Alfredo Chaves, Matilde, R [eserva]P[articular][do]P[atrimônio]N[atural] Oiutrem , 600–800m, 20°33'S 40°48'W, 14–21.x.2009, [armadilha] Malaise, C.O. Azevedo & eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 125456 View Materials ); São Paulo GoogleMaps , 4 ♂, Santa Lúcia , 29.x.2000, S.R. Viel col[etor] ( UFES 80193 View Materials ; 80194; 80198; 80204) ; PARAGUAY, Cazaapá, 1 ♂, Hermosa, Sosa family, San Rafaeal Res [erve], 90m, 26°19'15"S 55°44'55"W, 3–6.xii.2000, FIT, Z.H. Falin [collector] ( CNCI); Rio grande do Sul GoogleMaps , 1 ♂, Arroio Grande , 101m, 32°13'22"S 53°11'57"W, 31.i.2003, arm[adilha] Malaise, R.F. Krüger col[etor] ( UFES 16574 View Materials ) GoogleMaps ; 1 ♂, 28.ii.2003 (UFES 30291); 1 ♂, 27.ii.2004 (UFES 16376); 1 ♂, 19.iii.2004 (UFES 15049); 1 ♂, 26.iii.2004 (UFES 16436), 2 ♂, 02.iv.2004 (UFES 15076; 15077), 1 ♂, 16.iv.2004 (UFES 15115); 1 ♂, 30.iv.2004 (UFES 16516).

Distribution. Brazil: Espírito Santo, São Paulo, Rio Grande do Sul; Paraguay.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. rectus by having the body with darkish blue reflection and the metapectal-propodeal disc black; the mandible with the lower tooth longer than the others; the frons with a short frontal sulcus; the ocelli large; the notaulus very narrow; the metapostnotum with longitudinal ridges; the paraspiracular carina present and inconspicuous; and the paramere with the apex wide and rounded, whereas A. rectus has the body black; the mandible with the teeth equally wide; the frons without a short frontal sulcus; the ocelli small; the notaulus narrow; the metapostnotum without longitudinal ridges; the paraspiracular carina present and conspicuous; and the paramere angled and slender.


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