Psorus manauara, Fernandes,Grazia & Lobo, 2008

Fernandes, José Antônio M., Grazia, Jocelia & Lobo, Deise S., 2008, Revision of the genus Psorus Bergroth, 1914 (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Discocephalinae), Zootaxa 1696, pp. 48-56 : 52-55

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1696.1.4

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/038E87F5-3F5B-346E-46B9-FA73B70CCC6D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Psorus manauara
status

sp. nov.

Psorus manauara sp. nov.

( Figs. 12–13 View FIGURES 12 – 13 )

Etymology: the species is named for its type locality.

Type-locality: Brazil: Amazonas, Manaus.

Holotype male with the following label: a) BRAZIL. Amazonas, Manaus, Reserva Ducke ( INPA) .

Description. Measurements. Body length: 10.7; head length: 2.3; head width: 2.4; pronotum width: 6.8; pronotum length: 2.2; abdominal width: 7.2.

Male. Dorsal rim of pygophore with median third very slightly concave, with 1 + 1 tiny projections at base of posterolateral angles. Posterolateral angles of pygophore clearly truncate at apex, median margins indented.

Proctiger (segment X) surpassing posterolateral angles of pygophore; apex of process of ventral wall obtusely rounded as in P. cassidiformis . Parameres as in P. paraensis , more visible from dorsal side; in ventral view long, reaching apex of proctiger. Lateral and median margins of parameres uniformly converging toward rounded apex. ( Figs. 12–13 View FIGURES 12 – 13 ).

Female. Unknown.

Distribution. Brazil: Amazonas.

INPA

Brazil, Amazonas, Manaus, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazoonia, Colecao Sistematica da Entomologia

INPA

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazonia

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pentatomidae

Genus

Psorus