Anisepyris arizonicus Evans, 1959,

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: 94-95

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Anisepyris arizonicus Evans, 1959


Anisepyris arizonicus Evans, 1959 

( Figs 13AView FIGURE 13; 14M; 15J; 15L)

Anisepyris arizonicus Evans, 1959  , 61: 112–113.

Redescription, female. Body length 6.69 mm. Head and mesosoma black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head wide. Mandible with five distal teeth, wide, angled, and step-shaped. Median clypeal lobe rounded, with apical median tooth. Frons coriaceous  ; antennal scrobe carinate. Eye small. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle obtuse; ocelli very 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; posterior mesoscutellar sulcus present. Metapectal-propodeal disc short; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges absent; metapostnotal-propodeal suture fused with first metapostnotal carina; paraspiracular carina present and conspicuous; metapleural carina present and inconspicuous; metapectal-propodeal disc with short striae; propodeal declivity strigate. Mesopleuron with anterior fovea closed; mesopleural fovea closed; lower fovea opened; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture closed. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia spinose; claws trifid. Metasomal segments glabrous. Genitalia. T9 with anterior arm long and overlapping 2vf; 1vv longer than genitalia body; 2vv shorter than 1vv length, smoothly narrowing apicad; 3vv long; 1vf curved downward; 2vf slender and with dorsal lap strongly swollen posteriorly; 1rv slightly curved forward, ventral process small, and posterior process short; 2rv slightly curved forward.

Material examined. Holotype, ♀, U.S.A., Arizona, Santa Rita M [oun]t[ain]s, 31°43'23"N 110°52'49"W, 16 June (E. A. Schwarz) ( USNM).GoogleMaps 

Distribution. U.S. A: Arizona.


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