Dissomphalus caparao Colombo & Azevedo

Colombo, Wesley D. & Azevedo, Celso O., 2016, Review of Dissomphalus Ashmead, 1893 (Hymenoptera, Bethylidae) from Espíri- to Santo, Brazil, with description of twenty-one new species, Zootaxa 4143 (1), pp. 1-84: 50-51

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4143.1.1

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scientific name

Dissomphalus caparao Colombo & Azevedo
status

sp. nov.

Dissomphalus caparao Colombo & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 18View FIGURES 14 – 19, 35View FIGURES 32 – 37, 188, 189View FIGURES 183 – 190)

Description. Male. Head and mesosoma black; metasoma dark castaneous. Mandible with three apical teeth; median clypeal lobe trapezoidal, median tooth triangular; frons coriaceous weakly punctate. Pronotal disc weakly coriaceous. T2 with lateral depressions, large, elliptical, shallow, few bristles on the edge, tubercle absent. Posterior hypopygeal margin straight. Genitalia: paramere small in dorsal view, apex rounded, slightly arched, smaller than to basiparamere; cuspis wide, rounded apex; digitus wide; aedeagal ventral ramus smaller than dorsal body, small base, rounded, apex narrow, weakly rounded, laminar; dorsal body with two pairs apical lobes, narrow apex, inner pair very serrated; basal process wide; apodeme not extending beyond genital ring. Female unknown.

Remarks. This species not have enough characteristics for be included in a species-group. This species not is similar other of species-group. This species has the genitalia similar to Dissomphalus taiabocu  sp. nov. However, the paramere of D. caparao  sp. nov. is small, in dorsal view; the aedeagal dorsal body without basal process with two projections and apodeme not extending beyond genital ring, whereas D. taiabocu  sp. nov. the paramere is wide in dorsal view, the aedeagal dorsal body with basal process with two projections and apodeme extending beyond genital ring.

Material examined. Types : Holotype Ƌ, BRAZIL, E[spírito] S[anto]: Divino de São Lourenço , Parq [ue] Nac [ional do] Caparaó  , 20º24’S 41º47’W, 15-22.III.2013, [armadilha] Malaise, 1500m, C.O. Azevedo & F.B. Fraga col. ( UFESAbout UFES)GoogleMaps  . Paratypes: 2Ƌ, Divino de São Lourenço , Parq [ue] Nac [ional do] Caparaó  , 20º24’S 41º47’W, 15–22.III.2013, [armadilha] Malaise, 1500m, C.O. Azevedo & F.B. Fraga col. ( UFESAbout UFES)GoogleMaps  .

Etymology. The epithet caparao  refers to Serra do Caparaó  .

Distribution. Brazil (Espírito Santo).

UFES

Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo