Anisepyris gelmiri 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: 228

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Anisepyris gelmiri Barbosa & Azevedo

sp. nov.

Anisepyris gelmiri Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 28AView FIGURE 28; 29D; 29G; 29M)

Description, male. Body length 3.69 mm. Head and mesosoma black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma castaneous. Head long. Flagellomeres short, serrate, with sparse and long setae. Mandible very narrow, curved, with teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, long; median clypeal carina higher than frons level. Frons coriaceous  . Antennal scrobe ecarinate. Eye large, circumocular suture present. Frontal angle of ocellae forming right angle; ocelli large. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc shorter than wide, strongly coriaceous  ; transverse pronotal carina complete; with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus very narrow. Mesoscutellar sulcus narrow; posterior mesoscutellar sulcus present. Metapectal-propodeal disc long; 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 closed; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture opened. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose. Claws bifid. Metasomal segments sparsely setose. Genitalia. Basiparamere shorter than paramere; paramere wide, rounded, with ventral margin convex and dorsal arm straight, sparsely setose; basivolsella straight; cuspis with arms very short, with arms hardly distinct each other, dorsal arm wide; aedeagus with basal portion distinct angled and wide, and apical portion as long as basal and very wide; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, BRAZIL, Paraná, Jundiaí do Sul, Fazenda Monte Verde , 23°26'13”S 50°14'52"W, 17.xi.1986, Lev [antamento] Ent [omológico] Profaupar , [armadilha] Malaise ( DZUP)GoogleMaps  . Paratype (1). BRAZIL, Paraná, 1 ♂, Jundiaí do Sul, Fazenda Monte Verde, 30.xi.1987, Lev [antamento] Ent [omológico] Profaupar , [armadilha] Malaise ( DZUP)  .

Distribution. Brazil: Paraná.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. venustus  by having the mandible very narrow; the antenna serrate, not elongate, and with long setae; the clypeus with the clypeal carina higher than frons level; the circumocular suture present; the metapectal-propodeal complex longer than wide; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea closed; the metasomal segments sparsely setose; the paramere wide; the basivolsella straight; the cuspis with the arms very short; and the aedeagus with the basal portion angled and wide, the apical portion very wide and as long as the basal portion, whereas A. venustus  has the mandible narrow; the antenna not elongate, filiform, and with short setae; the clypeus with the clypeal carina lower than frons level; the circumocular suture absent; the metapectalpropodeal disc long; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea opened; the metasomal segments glabrous; the paramere slender; the basivolsella with a projection at the basal portion of the inner margin; the cuspis with long arms; and the aedeagus with the basal portion convex and slender, and the apical portion slender and longer than the basal portion.


Universidade Federal do Parana, Colecao de Entomologia Pe. Jesus Santiago Moure