Anisepyris elatani 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 : 151-152

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3341A80B-7E54-4C6B-8B46-1336094952E2

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5961491

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039D87C4-5C89-FF2C-48F6-F933FE75FBA5

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Anisepyris elatani Barbosa & Azevedo
status

sp. nov.

Anisepyris elatani Barbosa & Azevedo , sp. nov.

( Figs 20J View FIGURE 20 ; 20C; 20F; 20H)

Description, female. Body length 4.85 mm. Head and mesosoma black; wings subhyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head long. Mandible with five distal teeth, wide, curved, and with lower tooth longer than others. Median clypeal lobe angulate, short; median clypeal carina higher than frons level. Frons coriaceous ; antennal scrobe ecarinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli small. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, sparsely punctate; transverse pronotal carina complete; posterior margin without posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar disc with mesoscutellar sulcus narrow; posterior mesoscutellar sulcus present. Metapectal-propodeal disc long; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges present; metapostnotal-propodeal suture convergent to first pair of metapostnotal carina; 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 closed. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose; claws bifid. Metasomal segments densely setose. Genitalia. T9 with anterior arm long and overlapping 2vf; 1vv longer than genitalia body; 2vv shorter than 1vv length, smoothly narrowing apicad; 3vv short; 1vf slightly curved forward; 2vf slender and with dorsal lap strongly swollen posteriorly; 1rv not curved, ventral process small, and posterior process short; 2rv not curved.

Material examined. Holotype, ♀, BRAZIL, Espírito Santo, Domingos Martins, Pico do Eldorado , 20°22'17”S 40°39'29"W, 03–10.xii.2004, [armadilha] Malaise, Tavares & equipe col[etores] ( UFES 09842 View Materials ) GoogleMaps . Paratypes (4). BRAZIL, Goiás, 1 ♀, Alto Paraíso, P[ar]q[ue] Nac [ional] Chapada do Veadeiros , 14°00'S 47°41'W, 09–11.ix.2005, arm[adilha] Möricke, Aguiar & eq[uipe] col[etor] ( MZSP) GoogleMaps ; Mato Grosso, 1 ♀, Rondonópolis , 4.ix.1990, M.T. Tavares col[etor] ( UFES 10241 View Materials ) ; 1 ♀, Sinop, ii.1956 (V[arredura]), O. Roffa col[lector] ( CNCI) ; Espírito Santo, 1 ♀, Pancas, Faz[enda] Juliberto Stur , 19°13'10.5"S 40°46'23.8"W, 24–31.i.2003, Armadilha Malaise, M.T. Tavares, C.O. Azevedo e eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 29615 View Materials ) GoogleMaps .

Distribution. Brazil: Goiás, Mato Grosso, Espírito Santo.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. guianae by having the body black; the wings bi-banded; the clypeus angulate with the median clypeal carina higher than frons level; the antennal scrobe ecarinate; the transverse pronotal carina present; the posterior mesoscutellar sulcus present; the metapostnotal-propodeal suture convergent to the first pair of metapostnotal carinae; and the mesopleural fovea opened, whereas A. guianae has the body with green reflection and the propodeum black; the wings bi-banded; the clypeus with the apical margin truncate, with the median clypeal carina lower than frons level; the antennal scrobe carinate; the transverse pronotal carina absent; the posterior mesoscutellar sulcus absent; the metapostnotal-propodeal suture straight; and the mesopleural fovea closed.

MZSP

Sao Paulo, Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo

CNCI

Canadian National Collection Insects

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Bethylidae

Genus

Anisepyris