Anachrysis arabica sp. nov., a new chrysidid species from Saudi Arabia and Yemen, is described and illustrated. The new species represents the first record of the subfamily Amiseginae in the Arabian Peninsula. A key to species of the genus is provided. The phylogenetic position of Anachrysis within the subfamily is briefly discussed.

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van Loon, M., & Soliman, Ahmed M. (2023). An unexpected new species of Anachrysis Krombein, 1986 (Hymenoptera, Chrysididae, Amiseginae) from the Arabian Peninsula. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 96, 835–846. doi:10.3897/jhr.96.107489