Rhagovelia nigricans (Burmeister, 1835)

Taybi, Abdelkhaleq Fouzi, Mabrouki, Youness, Chavanon, Guy, Berrahou, Ali & Millán, Andrés, 2018, New data on the distribution of aquatic bugs (Hemiptera) from eastern Morocco with notes on chorology, Zootaxa 4459 (1), pp. 139-163: 145

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4459.1.6

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scientific name

Rhagovelia nigricans (Burmeister, 1835)
status

 

Rhagovelia nigricans (Burmeister, 1835) 

Material examined. Sebra, 18.0 3.14, 2 mm, 3 ff; Source Tiffert, 28.0 4.16, 6 mm, 6 ff.

Distribution. Afrotropical-Palearctic element. This is an unusual species in Morocco, dispersed mainly in the northern part of the country (L’Mohdi 2016). In the Oriental Region, it was previously recorded in Za and Zeghzel rivers ( Chavanon et al. 2004). During the sampling period, R. nigricans  was found at Lower Moulouya ( Fig. 4 View Figure ).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Veliidae

Genus

Rhagovelia