Collaria

Barreto-Triana, Nancy, Ferreira, Paulo Sergio F., Osorio-Mejía, Pablo Andrés & Fiuza Ferreira, Luciano S., 2018, Plant bugs (Hemiptera: Miridae) associated with pastures in Colombia, Zootaxa 4441 (2), pp. 390-400: 392

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4441.2.12

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C1E9C79F-DD80-42C4-963D-82FA4BDCA6F6

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03808780-FF99-FF8A-FF6B-FE19F2F6FCDA

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Collaria
status

 

Key to the species of Collaria  associated with Poaceae  in Colombia

(adapted from Carvalho & Fontes (1981) and Morales et al. (2016)

1 Head with a V-shaped pale stripe behind posterior margin of eyes or with a transverse black stripe between eyes; head wholly black on sides and inferiorly; endosoma with row of about six thick spines apically, and field of spicules next to secondary gonopore ( Figs. 9–12 View Figure )......................................................................... C. scenica 

- Head without a V-shaped pale stripe; head pale, or when black, mandibular plate (lora) pale; endosoma without row of thick spines apically, and field of spicules next to secondary gonopore............................................... 2

2 Clypeus with a black spot; hemelytra with two lateral pale round spots near middle of corium; cuneus mostly pale; endosoma with a brush of long filaments below secondary gonopore ( Figs. 1–4 View Figure ).................................. C. boliviana 

- Clypeus without a black spot; hemelytra without a pair of lateral pale round spots; cuneus mostly dark; endosoma with a tongue-like area covered by micro spines rising next base of secondary gonopore ( Figs. 5–8 View Figure )................... C. oleosa 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae