Anisepyris huori 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: 207-208

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Anisepyris huori Barbosa & Azevedo

sp. nov.

Anisepyris huori Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 25OView FIGURE25; 26L; 26M; 27B)

Description, male. Body length 5 mm. Head with darkish green reflection; mesosoma with darkish blue reflection and metapectal-propodeal disc black; wings sub-hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head wide. Flagellomeres short, with sparse and short setae. Mandible very narrow, curved, and with teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, long; median clypeal carina higher than frons level. Frons coriaceous  . Antennal scrobe carinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli large. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, polished; 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 conspicuous; 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 glabrous. Genitalia. Basiparamere shorter than paramere; paramere very slender, almost filiform, glabrous; basivolsella straight; cuspis with arms long, dorsal arm slender; aedeagus with basal portion convex and wide, and apical portion as long as basal and slender; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, PERU, Ucayali, Tingo Maria, Pallapa road 205 Km , 1700m, 09°1.2'S 75°47.3'W, 11–14.x.1999, FIT, RGoogleMaps  . Brooks [collector] ( CNCI)  .

Distribution. Peru.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. breviramus  by having the body with darkish blue reflection and the metapectal-propodeal disc black; the median clypeal carina higher than frons level; the paraspiracular carina present and conspicuous; the metasomal segments glabrous; the paramere longer than the basiparamere and very slender, almost filiform; and the aedeagus with the basal portion wide and the apical portion slender and as long as the basal portion, whereas A. breviramus  has the body black; the median clypeal carina lower than frons level; the paraspiracular carina present and inconspicuous; the metasomal segments sparsely setose; the paramere longer than the basiparamere and bifid; and the aedeagus with basal portion slender, and the apical portion very slender and longer than the basal portion.


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