Anisepyris smithanus ( Westwood, 1874 ),

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: 238-240

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Anisepyris smithanus ( Westwood, 1874 )
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Anisepyris smithanus ( Westwood, 1874) 

( Figs 29AView FIGURE 29; 29F; 29G; 29L)

Epyris smithanus Westwood, 1874  , 160.

Epyris smithana Dalla Torre, 1898  . Synonym by Evans, 1966, 9: 117. Chlorepyris smithanus ( Westwood, 1874)  . Combined by Kieffer, 1913, 7: 108. Anisepyris smithanus ( Westwood, 1874)  . Combined by Evans, 1964, 132: 100 Anisepyris luteipes Kieffer, 1905  , 24: 97. Synonym by Evans, 1966, 9: 117.

Redescription, female. Body length 7.23 mm. Head with green reflection; mesosoma with green reflection and metapectal-propodeal disc black; wings subhyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head wide. Mandible with four distal teeth, wide, curved, and with superior tooth curved upward. Median clypeal lobe quadrate, long, with apical margin truncate; median clypeal carina hardly distinct from clypeus. Frons coriaceous  ; with frontal process; antennal scrobe carinate and reaching compound eye. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli small. Vertex straight. Pronotal disc as long as wide, punctate; transverse pronotal carina complete; posterior margin without posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar disc with mesoscutellar sulcus wide. Metapectal-propodeal disc short; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges absent; metapostnotal-propodeal suture fused with first metapostnotal carina; paraspiracular carina present and conspicuous; metapleural carina present and conspicuous; metapectal-propodeal disc polished; propodeal declivity strigate. Mesopleuron with anterior fovea closed; mesopleural fovea closed; lower fovea closed; posterior fovea present; 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, smoothly narrowing apicad; 3vv short; 1vf strongly curved forward; 2vf slender, angled, and with dorsal lap strongly swollen posteriorly; 1rv strongly curved forward, ventral process small, and posterior process long; 2rv strongly curved forward.

Diagnosis, male. (extracted from Evans, 1966). Body length 5.5 mm. Head with golden-green reflection; mesosoma with golden-green reflection; wings sub-hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Flagellomeres long. Frons coriaceous  . Ocelli large. Transverse pronotal carina present. Metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges present; metapostnotal-propodeal suture straight; metapectal-propodeal disc with short striae.

Material examined. Holotype ( E. smithanus Westwood, 1874  ). Female. [ BRAZIL], F. Sm. Coll. 79–22 ( BMNH, 13289)  . ECUADOR, Napo, 1 ♀, Limnococha, 250m, 15–28.vi.1976, S. & J. Peck ( CNCI)  ; BRAZIL, Amazonas, 1 ♀, Manaus, Puraquequara, Sítio Vidal, Iguapé, 09–11.xi.1998, arm[adilha] Malaise, G.L. Vidal col[etor] ( INPA)  ; Pará, 1 ♀, Anapu, Rio Xingu, Caracol, Barra do vento, 02–06.ii.2008, arm[adilha] Malaise, O.T. Silveira & equipe col[etores] ( MPEG)  ; 1 ♀, Melgaço, Floresta Nacional Caxiuanã, Trila Iguapé Curua, 23–26.xi.2003, Arm[adilha]Möricke, A.P. Aguiar & J. Dias [coletores] (MPEG); 2 ♀, 14–17.xi.2003; 1 ♀, Iguapé Tijucaquara, 15–18.xi.2003; Rondônia, 1 ♀, Porto Velho, AABB, BR 364, Km 8.5, 08°46'S 63°52'W, 04–11.xi.2004, arm[adilha] Malaise, D.F. Mugrabi col[etor] ( UFES 80493View Materials)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution. Ecuador; Brazil: Amazonas, Pará, Rondônia.

CNCI

Canadian National Collection Insects

INPA

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazonia

MPEG

Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Bethylidae

Genus

Anisepyris

Loc

Anisepyris smithanus ( Westwood, 1874 )

Barbosa, Diego N. & Azevedo, Celso O. 2018
2018
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Anisepyris luteipes Kieffer, 1905

Kieffer. This 1905
1905
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Epyris smithana

Dalla Torre 1898
1898
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Epyris smithanus

Westwood 1874
1874
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Chlorepyris smithanus (

Westwood 1874
1874
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Anisepyris smithanus (

Westwood 1874
1874