Anisepyris hathaldiri 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: 205

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Anisepyris hathaldiri Barbosa & Azevedo

sp. nov.

Anisepyris hathaldiri Barbosa & Azevedo  , sp. nov.

( Figs 25MView FIGURE25; 26L; 26M; 27C)

Description, male. Body length 3.92 mm. Head with green reflection; mesosoma with darkish green reflection and metapectal-propodeal disc black; wings clear hyaline; metasoma dark castaneous. Head wide. Flagellomeres short, with sparse and short setae. Mandible narrow, curved, and with teeth equally wide. Median clypeal lobe angulate, long. Frons coriaceous  . Antennal scrobe carinate, but weak. Eye large. Frontal angle of ocellar triangle acute; ocelli large. Vertex convex. Pronotal disc shorter than wide, strongly coriaceous  ; transverse pronotal carina complete, and foveate; with posterior pronotal sulcus. Notaulus wide. Mesoscutellar sulcus narrow. Metapectal-propodeal disc short; metapostnotal median carina complete; longitudinal ridges absent; 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 divided; posterior fovea absent; mesopleural suture opened. Forewing with stigma developed; Rs&M vein distinguished. Mesotibia not spinose. Claws trifid. Metasomal segments sparsely setose. Genitalia. Basiparamere shorter than paramere; paramere wide, rounded, with ventral and dorsal margin convex, densely setose; basivolsella with excavation at inner margin and with basal projection ventrad; cuspis with arms short, with basal projection at inner margin, dorsal arm wide; aedeagus with basal portion angled and wide, and apical portion as long as basal and wide; apodeme slender.

Material examined. Holotype, ♂, BRAZIL, Pará, Oriximiná, Porto de Trombetas , 01°27'S 56°30'W, 15–25.ii.2007, arm[adilha] Malaise, J. Cardoso & G. Costa col[etores] ( UFES 106074View Materials)GoogleMaps  . Paratypes (4). BRAZIL, Pará, 1 ♂, Anapu, Rio Xingu , Caracol, Barra do vento, 20–23.xi.2007, arm[adilha] Malaise, O.T. Silveira & equipe col[etores] ( MPEG)  ; 1 ♂, Canaã dos Carajás , mata, 6.3°85'85" S 49.8° 98'56"W, 26.vii.2004, arm[adilha] Malaise, R.M. Valente & E.M. Santos col[etores] ( MPEG)  ; Ceará, 1 ♂, Crato, Bezena, Serra do Araripe , v.1964, M. Alvarenga col[lector] ( CNCI)  ; BOLIVIA, Cochabamba, 1 ♂, 117 Km E Cochabamba at. Lagunitas , 1000m, 17°6'22"S 65°40'57"W, 1–6.ii.1999, FIT, mountain evergreen for[est], F. Génier col[lector] ( CNCI).GoogleMaps 

Distribution. Brazil: Pará, Ceará; Bolivia.

Remarks. This new species differs from A. interruptus  by having the body with darkish green reflection and the metapectal-propodeal disc black; the clypeus with the median lobe angulate; the ocelli small; the pronotal disc shorter than wide; the transverse pronotal carina foveate; the notaulus wide; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea divided; the cuspis arm short; and the aedeagus with the basal portion wide and the apical portion wide and as long as the basal portion, whereas A. interruptus  has the body black; the clypeus with the median lobe rounded; the ocelli large; the pronotal disc as long as wide; the transverse pronotal carina not foveate; the notaulus very narrow; the mesopleuron with the lower fovea not divided; the cuspis arms very short; and the aedeagus with the basal portion slender, and apical portion slender and longer than the basal portion.


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