Anisepyris aradunakhori 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 : 16

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.5961116

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039D87C4-5C10-FFB4-48F6-FF48FDBBFA66

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Plazi

scientific name

Anisepyris aradunakhori Barbosa & Azevedo
status

sp. nov.

Anisepyris aradunakhori Barbosa & Azevedo , sp. nov.

( Figs 3B View FIGURE 3 ; 5I; 5O; 6A)

Description, male. Body length 2.92 mm. Head and mesosoma black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma castaneous. Head wide. Flagellomeres long, with sparse and long setae. Mandible very narrow and with teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, long; median clypeal carina higher than frons level. Frons coriaceous . Antennal scrobe ecarinate. Eye small. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli large. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, densely strongly coriaceous ; transverse pronotal carina absent; with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. Metapectal-propodeal disc short; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges absent; 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 present; mesopleural suture opened. Forewing with stigma not developed; Rs&M vein not distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose. Claws trifid. Metasomal segments glabrous. Genitalia. Basiparamere as long as paramere; paramere wide, rounded, with ventral margin convex and dorsal margin straight, glabrous; basivolsella with apical excavation at inner margin; cuspis with arms very short, with basal projection at inner margin, dorsal arm wide; aedeagus with basal portion convex and wide, and apical portion as long as basal and wide; slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, BRAZIL, Amazonas, Manaus, Reserva 1112, Lateral leste, 03°06'S 60°01'W, 03.x.1984, rede, Bert Klein col[etor] ( INPA) GoogleMaps . Paratypes (10). BRAZIL, Amazonas, 2 ♂, Manaus, Reserva Ducke, 06–17.vii.1992, Adesiva 10m, I. Vidal & J. Vidal col[etores] ( INPA) ; 1 ♂, Manaus, Reserva 1112, Lateral leste, 03.x.1984, rede, Bert Klein col[etor] INPA; Pará, 1 ♂, Melgaço, Floresta Nacional Caxiuanã, Trila Iguapé Ararua, 24–26.xi.2003, Arm [adilha] Malaise, A.P. Aguiar & J. Dias [coletores] ( MPEG) ; 1 ♂, Canaã dos Carajás, 28.xi.2005, arm[adilha] Malaise, R.M. Valente & E.M. Santos col[etores] (MPEG); 1 ♂, Altamira, Rio Xingu, Ilha Bela Vista , 20–24.xi.2007, arm[adilha] Malaise, O.T. Silveira & equipe col[etores] ( MPEG) ; Pernambuco, 1 ♂, Caruaru, 900m, iv.1972, J.Lima col[etor] ( CNCI) ; Bahia, 1 ♂, Camamu, Faz[enda] Boa Esperança, 19.xi.2002, arm[adilha] Malaise (CEPLAC) ; 1 ♂, Ilhéus, CEPEC cabruca, 27.i.2001, arm[adilha] Malaise, J.A. Cardoso & G.B. Costa (CEPLAC); 1 ♂, Buerarema, Faz[enda] Boa Sorte, 26.viii.2002, arm[adilha] Malaise (CEPLAC).

Distribution. Brazil: Amazonas, Pará, Pernambuco, Bahia.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. punctatus by having the antenna with long setae; the mandible narrow and with its teeth equally wide; the clypeus distinctly long and wide; the antennal scrobe ecarinate; the pronotal disc without a transverse pronotal carina; the notaulus wide and short; the metapostnotum with the first metapostnotal carina curved at its end; and the mesopleuron with the lower fovea closed, whereas A. punctatus has the antenna with short setae; the mandible narrow, curved, and with the lower tooth longer than others; the clypeus with the median lobe angulate, long; the antennal scrobe carinate; the pronotal disc with a transverse pronotal carina; the notaulus very narrow; the metapostnotum with the first metapostnotal carina straight; and the mesopleuron with the lower fovea opened.

INPA

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazonia

MPEG

Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi

CNCI

Canadian National Collection Insects

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Bethylidae

Genus

Anisepyris