Notonecta viridis (Delcourt)

Slimani, Noura, Moulet, Pierre, Chen, Ping-Ping, Nieser, Nico, Pluot-Sigwalt, Dominique, Boumaïza, Moncef & Guilbert, Eric, 2015, Checklist, distribution, and a new record of Nepomorphan water bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) in northern Tunisia, Zootaxa 3981 (2), pp. 151-176: 167

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3981.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5E714DAC-15F2-46DA-AE2E-F74B2513D558

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03AA4C78-977D-CD4D-FF5C-FA01FE2B6340

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Plazi

scientific name

Notonecta viridis (Delcourt)
status

 

Notonecta viridis (Delcourt) 

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Material examined. Station 35, 29 -x- 2013, 1 ♂; 27 -xii- 2013, 1♂; station 36, 28 -vi- 2013, 1 ♂; 24 -vii- 2013, 1♂; 21 - viii- 2013, 2♂; 04-ix- 2013, 2♂; station 44, 16 -vii- 2013, 2 ♂ 1 ♀; 02-ix- 2013, 1♀.

Comments. The specimens were collected in lentic and lotic habitats associated with aquatic vegetation up to 368 m asl. The species was first recorded from Tunisia by Omer-Cooper (1930) in southern (Teboulbou, Gabès).

Distribution. This species has an Euro-Siberian distribution extending to India (Polhemus 1995; Carapezza 1997; Fent et al. 2011).