Dissomphalus brasiliensis Kieffer, 1910

Azevedo, Celso O., 2017, Review of Dissomphalus Ashmead (Hymenoptera, Bethylidae) from Panama, with key to the Central American species, Zootaxa 4335 (1), pp. 1-72: 29

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scientific name

Dissomphalus brasiliensis Kieffer, 1910
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Dissomphalus brasiliensis Kieffer, 1910 

Dissomphalus brasiliensis Kieffer, 1910b: 295  (♂, holotype from Pará, CASC); Redighieri & Azevedo, 2006: 319 –320. Dissomphalus bispinulatus Evans, 1969: 13  , 19–20. Synonimized by Redighieri & Azevedo, 2006.

Dissomphalus hastatus Evans, 1979: 276  –277, 281–283. Synonymized by Azevedo, 1999b.

Diagnosis. Mandible bidentate. Clypeus trapezoidal. Tergal process with pair of latero-anterior ovoid and shallow depressions with tubercle and tuft of setae. Hypopygium with posterior margin slightly concave. Genitalia: paramere arched inward, apex produced and narrow; aedeagal ventral longer than aedeagal dorsal body, wide, tubular, parallel, apex rounded; aedeagal dorsal body with three pairs of apical lobes, inner pair elongate with rounded apex; median pair membranous, laminar, entirely, wide; outer pair with apical projection inclined downward with strongly serrated margin. Apodeme not extending beyond genital ring.

Remarks. This species is known to Panama, Venezuela, British Guiana, Suriname, Ecuador Peru, Brazil (Rondônia, São Paulo) and Argentina (Salta). Here two specimens are added. Some variations are worth to mention: median clypeal lobe ill-defined with one rounded tooth; median clypeal carina high in profile; vertex crest straight; pronotal disc with margin ecarinate; paramere longer than aedeagal dorsal body; basiparamere shorter than paramere; aedeagal dorsal ramus with inner margin concave in median portion.

Material examined. Holotype ♂, BRAZIL, Pará: Baker col. ( CASC, #17054)  . PANAMA, Veraguas Pr [ovincia]: 2#, P[arque] N[acional] Coiba, Isla Coiba , Cerro La Equis , 90 m, [07º28'09"N, 81º45'24"W], 30– nov.–4dic.1998, Malaise, R. Cambra, S. Bermudez [col.] ( MIUP)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution ( Fig. 228View FIGURES 224 – 233). Panama, Venezuela, Guiana, Suriname, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil (Pará, Rondônia, Acre, Espírito Santo and São Paulo) and Argentina.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Bethylidae

Genus

Dissomphalus

Loc

Dissomphalus brasiliensis Kieffer, 1910

Azevedo, Celso O. 2017

2017
Loc

Dissomphalus brasiliensis

Redighieri 2006: 319Evans 1969: 13Kieffer 1910: 295

2006
Loc

Dissomphalus hastatus

Evans 1979: 276