Anisepyris trinitatis Evans, 1966,

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: 70

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Anisepyris trinitatis Evans, 1966


Anisepyris trinitatis Evans, 1966 

( Figs 10DView FIGURE 10; 10E; 10G; 10I)

Anisepyris trinitatis Evans, 1966  , 9: 40–41.

Redescription, male. Body length 5.69 mm. Head with golden-green reflection; mesosoma with darkish green reflection; wings sub-hyaline; metasoma castaneous. Head wide. Flagellomeres short, with sparse and short setae. Mandible narrow, curved, and with teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, long. Frons coriaceous  . Antennal scrobe carinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli large. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc shorter than wide, sparsely punctate; transverse pronotal carina present; 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 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 bifid, with basal portion slender, and with ventral arm longer and wider than ventral arm, and with apical margin inner curved, sparsely setose; basivolsella straight; cuspis with arms long, dorsal arm slender; digitus with basal projection overlapping basal portion of aedeagus; aedeagus with basal portion convex and slender, and apical portion as long as basal and very slender; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, TRINIDAD, Cumuto Arepo, gift of R. Thaxter col. ( MCZH, #31246)  . COSTA RICA, 2 ♂, 500m, Braulio Carrillo N[ational] P[ark], primary forest, 10.v. [19]85, s.s., Masner & Goulet [collectors] ( CNCI)  ; Peninsula de Osa , 1 ♂, Est. Fund. Neot. Agua Buena, 76 Km W Rincon de Osa, 8m, rain for[est], 21–, FIT, S. & J. Peck [collectors] ( CNCI); ECUADOR  , Pichincha, 1 ♂, 16 Km SE S[an]to Domingo, Tinalandia, 750m, 0°16'3"S 79°3'39"W, 26–27.iii.1999, R. Brooks & D. Brzoska [collectors] ( CNCI).GoogleMaps 

Distribution. Costa Rica; Trinidad & Tobago; Guyana; Ecuador.


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Anisepyris trinitatis Evans, 1966

Barbosa, Diego N. & Azevedo, Celso O. 2018

Anisepyris trinitatis

Evans 1966