Naucoris maculatus Fabricius, 1798

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: 152-153

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

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scientific name

Naucoris maculatus Fabricius, 1798
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Naucoris maculatus Fabricius, 1798 

Material examined. Irhdis, 13.0 6.14, 2 mm; Boumia, 0 2.0 5.14, 2 jj; Pont O. Zbzit, 23.0 3.14, 2 mm; Jbel Sidi Moussa, 29.0 5.17, 1 m, 1 f, 1 j; Amont Bni Waklane, 31.0 5.17, 1 j; Wertass, 31.0 5.17, 1 f; Laâyoune, 31.0 5.17, 1 m; Debdou, 27.0 4.16, 1 m, 1 f; Mares Debdou, 27.0 4.16, 16 mm/ff/jj; Aval Zeghzel, 28.0 4.16, 1 m; Ain Chabbak, 28.0 4.16, 2 ff; Carrière Oujda, 0 6.0 6.16, 29 mm/ff/jj; Oued Ouzej, 30.0 4.16, 14 mm/ff/jj; Oued Messoussate, 0 2.0 5.16, 9 mm/ff/jj; Oued Oumassine, 12.0 5.16, 3 mm, 3 ff; Oued Kert, 12.0 5.16, 1 f; Oued Mariouari, 12.0 5.16, 2 ff, 1 j; O. Abbou Lekhal, 22.0 5.16, 1 m, 1 f, 1 j; Dayat Lahjal, 22.0 5.16, 1 m, 1 f, 1 j; Bouânane, 22. 11.16, 2 mm, 3 ff.

Distribution. Atlantic-Mediterranean element. In Morocco, the species is widely distributed in the northern part (L’Mohdi 2016). In our study, it was recorded in the Moulouya River basin at Aïn Benimathar and Aklim springs ( Chavanon et al. 2004), considerably increasing records of its distribution (see Fig. 9 View Figure ).

Family Nepidae Latreille, 1802 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Naucoridae

Genus

Naucoris