Anisepyris baragundi 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: 89

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Anisepyris baragundi Barbosa & Azevedo

sp. nov.

Anisepyris baragundi Barbosa & Azevedo   , sp. nov.

( Figs 12E View FIGURE12 ; 14K; 15H; 15K)

Description, female. Body length 3.38 mm. Head and mesosoma black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma castaneous. Head wide. Mandible with five distal teeth, narrow, slightly angled, and with lower tooth longer than others. Median clypeal lobe rounded, short. Frons coriaceous   ; antennal scrobe ecarinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli small. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, strongly coriaceous   ; transverse pronotal carina absent; posterior margin with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar disc with mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. 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 conspicuous; metapectal-propodeal disc with short striae; propodeal declivity strigate. Mesopleuron with anterior fovea closed; mesopleural fovea closed; lower fovea divided; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture opened. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose; claws trifid. Metasomal segments glabrous. Genitalia. T9 with anterior arm long and overlapping 2vf; 1vv slightly longer than genitalia body; 2vv as long as 1vv length, smoothly narrowing apicad; 3vv short; 1vf strongly curved forward; 2vf very slender, ventral margin angled, and with dorsal lap swollen posteriorly slender, ventral margin angled, and with dorsal lap strongly swollen posteriorly; 1rv not curved, ventral process large, and posterior process long; 2rv not curved.

Material examined. Holotype, ♀, BRAZIL, São Paulo, Ibitinga, Cultura de Seringueira , 21°45'28”S 48°49'44"W, 16.xi.1988, Möricke ( UFES 10287 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   . Paratype (1). BRAZIL, Rio de Janeiro, 1 ♀, Nova Iguaçu, Res [erva] Biol [ógica] do Tinguá, 22°34'27"S 43°26'11"W, 5–8.iii.2002 —[armadilha] Malaise, STP Amarante & eq[uipe] col[etores] ( UFES 29800 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution. Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. williamsi   by having the mandible slightly angled, and with the lower tooth longer than others; the antennal scrobe ecarinate; the transverse pronotal carina absent; the metapostnotal-propodeal suture fused with the first metapostnotal carina; and the mesopleural suture opened, whereas A. williamsi   has the mandible narrow, curved, and with its teeth equally wide; the antennal scrobe carinate; the transverse pronotal carina present; the metapostnotal-propodeal suture convergent to the first pair of metapostnotal carinae; and the mesopleural suture closed.


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