Drepanosticta hansruedii, Phan & Yokoi & Makbun & Joshi & Subramanian & Ngo & Dow, 2021

Phan, Quoc Toan, Yokoi, Naoto, Makbun, Noppadon, Joshi, Shantanu, Subramanian, K. A., Ngo, Quoc Phu & Dow, Rory A., 2021, Drepanosticta hansruedii Phan, 2021, a new replacement name for Drepanosticta wildermuthi Phan, 2021 (Odonata: Zygoptera: Platystictidae), Zootaxa 5072 (2), pp. 200-200 : 200

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5072.2.9

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5747925

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/038A87EC-FFF3-2957-FF45-1BABFD9493C0

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Drepanosticta hansruedii
status

nom. nov.

Drepanosticta hansruedii nom. nov.

Replacement name for Drepanosticta wildermuthi Phan, 2021

Etymology. The species epithet hansruedii , a noun in apposition, selected in dedication to Hansruedi Wildermuth, in appreciation of his support of the first author’s odonatological research in Vietnam via the International Dragonfly Fund.

Diagnosis. This species is distinguished from all other species in the D. carmichaeli -group by the form of its anal appendages, with the cerci seen in lateral view only gradually expanding from the downturn to rounded apices. See Phan et al. (2021) for a full diagnosis.

Type specimens. 1 m #, Doi Cao , Bao Loc District, Lam Dong Province (11.64306 N, 107.688 9 E, altitude 746 m), 15.iv.2017, Quoc Toan Phan leg. Deposited in the Zoological Collection of Duy Tan University, Da Nang city, Vietnam. GoogleMaps

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata

Family

Platystictidae

Genus

Drepanosticta