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Metope sharply enlarged near level of antennae in frontal view, with distinct median carina running from fastigium to level of antennae, obsolete ventrad of antennae.
Fastigium very low, wide, triangular, wider basally than antennal pedicel; pointed anteriorly and almost in contact with frontal apex at a single point; on upper side grooved or with lateral fringe.
Frons with blackish and whitish stripes, submedian carina forked at the fastigium (Fig.
Fastigium small, inclined forwards and downwards, with a very sharp point.
Fastigium verticis (fv) prominent, acuminate to downcurved pointed apex and just exceeding antennal scape.
5D); vertex yellowish brown with two medium brown stripes, surrounded by reddish dark brown thick stripes, and descending towards the fastigium (Fig.
La enciclica Ad Catholici Sacerdotii fastigium (20 de diciembre de 1935) (5) afirma la preocupacion constante de Pio XI por la santificacion de los sacerdotes.
In the descriptions below the following conventions were adopted for specimen measurements: body length: the distance from apex of fastigium verticis to posterior margin of tenth abdominal tergite; tegmen: the visible distance from base of tegmen to the apex in lateral vew; hind femur: the distance from base of hind femur to the apex of genicular or kneelobe.
Head narrow in lateral view, fastigium of vertex obtusely pointed, barely or slightly projecting beyond antennal sockets.
Vertex in dorsal view short and narrow, a little longer than wide, about 1/3 of its total length projecting beyond the anterior margin of eyes, posterior compartments as long as anterior one, with shallow depressed areas marked on both sides, lateral margin ridged and slightly elevated above eye; submedian carinae arising near anterior margin of the eyes, near to lateral carinae, meeting shortly before the fastigium, delimiting a very shallow, small sub-apical areola continued into a simple nonfurcatedmedian carina; angle of vertex to frons: ca 85-90[degrees].
Male: Median ocellus occupying all of fastigium of irons except very tip, higher than wide; crest on vertex very similar to P.
The head is large conical, frons long-ovoid, vertex arched, steeply sloping between compound eyes, fastigium of vertex small, deeply furrowed, lying between dorsal margins of antennal scrobae.