Triatoma wygodzinskyi, Lent

Gonçalves, Teresa Cristina Monte, Novo, Shênia Patrícia Corrêa, Lopes, Catarina Macedo & Santos-Mallet, Jacenir Reis Dos, 2009, Etymology of Triatomine Species (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae), Zootaxa 2148, pp. 1-26: 22

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.188695

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C6879F-D41B-C05A-B588-784CBD3CFB8E

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Triatoma wygodzinskyi
status

 

Species. T. wygodzinskyi Lent 

Etymology. His study revealed that this was a new species, similar to Triatoma maculata (Erichson, 1848)  , which we shall describe below, dedicating it to our friend and renowned hemipterologist Dr. Peter Wygodzinsky, of the Institute of Regional Medicine, Tucumán, Argentina ( Lent 1951 c: 349).

Original citation. “Seu estudo revelou-se tratar-se de uma nova espécie, afim de Triatoma maculata (Erichson, 1848)  , que descrevemos a seguir, dedicando-a ao nosso amigo e conhecido hemipterologista Dr. Peter Wygodzinsky, do Instituto de Medicina Regional, Tucumán, Argentina ” ( Lent 1951 c: 349).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Reduviidae

Genus

Triatoma