Anisepyris broddai 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 : 43

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.5961203

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039D87C4-5C35-FF90-48F6-FD08FB21FEBD

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Plazi

scientific name

Anisepyris broddai Barbosa & Azevedo
status

sp. nov.

Anisepyris broddai Barbosa & Azevedo , sp. nov.

( Figs 6K View FIGURE6 ; 8E; 8N; 9D)

Description, female. Body length 5.46 mm. Head with golden-green reflection; wings subhyaline; metasoma dark castaneous, lightening posterad. Head wide. Mandible with four distal teeth, narrow, curved, and with lower tooth wider than others. Median clypeal lobe rounded, short. Frons coriaceous ; antennal scrobe carinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellae forming right angle; ocelli small. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, strongly coriaceous ; transverse pronotal carina complete; posterior margin with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar disc with mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. Metapectal-propodeal disc long; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges present; metapostnotal-propodeal suture straight; paraspiracular carina present and inconspicuous; 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 closed. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia spinose; claws trifid. Metasomal segments glabrous. Genitalia. T9 with slender and with dorsal lap swollen posteriorly; 1vv longer than genitalia body; 2vv as long as half of 1vv length, smoothly narrowing apicad; 3vv short; 1vf curved downward; 2vf slender and with dorsal lap strongly swollen posteriorly; 1rv not curved, ventral process large, and posterior process short; 2rv not curved.

Material examined. Holotype, ♀, TRINIDAD. Tunapuna, M[oun]t S[ain]t Benedict, ravine for[est], Bottom , 230m, 10°39'40"N 61°23'45"W, 4–13.vi.1993, FIT, S. & J. Peck ( CNCI) GoogleMaps . Paratypes (18). BOLIVIA, Cochabamba, 2 ♀, 117 Km E Cochabamba, Vila Tunari road, 1040m, 17°6'19"S 64°46'57"W, 1–6.ii.1999 — FIT, R.S. Hanley col[lector] ( CNCI) GoogleMaps ; BRAZIL, Espírito Santo, 1 ♀, Sooretama, Res[erva] Biológica de Sooretama , 19°02'S 40°08'W, 31.v–08.vi.2011, [armadilha] Malaise, M.T. Tavares & eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 63091 View Materials ) GoogleMaps ; 1 ♀, Pinheiros, Res[erva] Bio [lógica] Córrego do Veado , 18°21'S 40°09'W, 09–17.vi.2011, arm[adilha] Malaise, M.T. Tavares & equipe col[etores] ( UFES 63271 View Materials ) GoogleMaps ; 1 ♀, Itaguaçu, Alto Lajinha, Faz[enda] Binda , 19°48'S 40°48'W, 22–29.ix.2008, arm[adilha] Malaise, M.T. Tavares & equipe col[etores] ( UFES 80248 View Materials ) GoogleMaps ; 2 ♀, Santa Teresa, Est[ação] Biol [ógica] S[na]ta Lúcia , 638m, 19°58'18.5"S 40°32'07.6"W, 6–9.iv.2001, [armadilha] Malaise, C.O. Azevedo & equipe col[etores] ( UFES 29589 View Materials ) GoogleMaps ; São Paulo, 1 ♀, Ibitinga, Cultura de seringueira, 02.xi.1988, B[andeja] Amarela ( UFES 10273 View Materials ) ; 1 ♀, B[andeja] Branca (UFES 10293); Paraná, 1 ♀, Fênix, Reserva Est[adual]— ITCF, 11.vii.1986, Lev [antamento] Ent [omológico] Profaupar, [armadilha] Malaise ( DZUP) ; 1 ♀, 08.ix.1986; 1 ♀, 20.iv.1987; 1 ♀, Jundiaí do Sul , Fazenda Monte Verde, 15.ix.1986, Lev [antamento] Ent [omológico] Profaupar, [armadilha] Malaise ( DZUP) ; 1 ♀, 01.vi.1987; 1 ♀, 20.vii.1987; 1 ♀, 12.xi.1987; 1 ♀, Ponta Grossa, Reserva IAPAR, BR 376, 15.ix.1986, Lev [antamento] Ent [omológico] Profaupar, [armadilha] Malaise ( DZUP) ; PARAGUAY, Itapua, 1 ♀, Yatai, Hostettler Family, 100m, San Rafael Res [erva], 26°38'17"S 55°39'50"W, 21–25.xi.2000, FIT, Z.H. Falin ( CNCI). GoogleMaps

Distribution. Trinidad & Tobago; Bolivia; Brazil: Espírito Santo, São Paulo, Paraná; Paraguay.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. analis ( Cresson, 1872) by having the mandible not angled, with its lowermost distal tooth longer than the others; the clypeus with its apical margin rounded and with the clypeal carina narrow and arched; the antennal scrobe carina well impressed; the pronotal disc with its transverse pronotal carina complete; and the mesopleuron with a tooth-like process at the posterior margin, whereas A. analis has the mandible narrow, angled, with four distal teeth, the two lower teeth wider than the others; the antennal scrobe carina weakly impressed; and the mesopleuron without a tooth-like process at the posterior margin.

CNCI

Canadian National Collection Insects

DZUP

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

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Bethylidae

Genus

Anisepyris