Anisepyris fuinuri Barbosa & Azevedo,

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: 162

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Anisepyris fuinuri Barbosa & Azevedo

sp. nov.

Anisepyris fuinuri Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 21EView FIGURE 21; 23C; 23F; 23I)

Description, male. Body length 4.85 mm. Head with darkish blue reflection; mesosoma with darkish blue reflection and metapectal-propodeal disc black; wings sub-hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head long. Flagellomeres short, with dense and short setae. Mandible narrow, curved, with two upper teeth wider than others. Median clypeal lobe angulate, short. Frons coriaceous  . Antennal scrobe ecarinate. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellae forming right angle; ocelli large. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc as long as wide, punctate; transverse pronotal carina present, incomplete; with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus narrow. Mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. Metapectal-propodeal disc long; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges present; metapostnotal-propodeal suture straight; 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 opened; posterior fovea present; mesopleural suture opened. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia spinose. Claws bifid. Metasomal segments sparsely setose. Genitalia. Basiparamere shorter than paramere; paramere wide, rounded, and with ventral margin straight and dorsal margin convex, densely setose; basivolsella with excavation at inner margin; cuspis with arms long, dorsal arm slender; aedeagus with basal portion convex and slender, and apical portion as long as basal and slender; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, NICARAGUA, Granada, Volcan Mombacho, Santa Ana 2, 11°49'34"N 85°58'03"W, 15.v.1998 —Mal[aise] trap, J.M. Maes col[ector] ( SEAN). Paratypes (29). NICARAGUA, Granada, 1 ♂, Volcan Mombacho, El Progresso 3, 15.v.1998 —Mal[aise] trap, J.M. Maes col[ector] ( SEAN); 1 ♂, Santa Ana 1,; 10 ♂, Santa Ana 2, 15.v.1998 ( SEAN); 1 ♂,; 1 ♂,; 4 ♂, Santa Ana 3,; 1 ♂, San Joaquim 1, 31.iii.1998; 1 ♂, 30.iv.1998; 1 ♂, 15.v.1998; Masaya, 6 ♂, s/ citrus, + malezas, ii.1995, Projeto NIM ( SEAN); TRINIDAD, Curepe, 1 ♂, Canaã dos Carajás, 27.xi.2005 arm[adilha] Malaise, R.M. Valente & E.M. Santos col[etores] ( MPEG); BRAZIL, Pará, 1 ♂, Canaã dos Carajás, 6.4°85'86" S 48.8° 98'73"W, 27.xi.2005 arm[adilha] Malaise, R.M. Valente & E.M. Santos col[etores] ( MPEG).

Distribution. Nicaragua; Trinidad & Tobago; Brazil: Pará.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. venustus  by having the body surface strongly punctured; the antennal flagellomeres short; the transverse pronotal carina incomplete; the notaulus wide; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea distinctly wide; the basiparamere overlapping the aedeagus at the basal portion; the paramere wide and densely setose at the anterior margin; the basivolsella with the inner apical margin inclined; and the aedeagus with the apical portion very slender, whereas A. venustus  has the body surface coriaceous  ; the antennal flagellomeres long; the transverse pronotal carina complete; the notaulus very narrow; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea elongate; the basiparamere not overlapping the aedeagus at the basal portion; the paramere slender and sparsely setose; the basivolsella with a projection at the basal portion of the inner margin; and the aedeagus with the apical portion slender and swollen.


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