Triplocania yanacona, González-Obando & Carrejo-Gironza & García, 2017

González-Obando, Ranulfo, Carrejo-Gironza, Nancy & García, Alfonso N., 2017, New species of Colombian Triplocania Roesler (Psocodea: ‘ Psocoptera’: Ptiloneuridae), Zootaxa 4336 (1), pp. 1-113 : 84-88

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4336.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FA65E14F-102F-4FF1-B8D5-D7E0C9126878

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6024827

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DD879B-CF10-FFF6-FF6A-EA0CFC63F813

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Plazi

scientific name

Triplocania yanacona
status

n. sp.

Triplocania yanacona n. sp.

( Figs 287–298 View FIGURES 287 – 292 View FIGURES 293 – 298 )

Diagnosis. Central sclerite of hypandrium convex anteriorly, with postero-lateral, mid sized processes, and median, stout posterior process, bilobed distally; phallosome V-shaped anteriorly, with side struts slender, independent proximally; external parameres distally rounded, sclerotized, with a field of short spines; anterior pair of endophallic sclerites with stout inner arms, wider anteriorly, a central stem flanked by processes; outer arms arising from the central stem, pedicellate, each arm distally dilated to form a broadly elliptic, rugose body; mesal sclerite W-shaped, with anterior arms long, slender, and posterior arms stout, obtusely concave distally; posterior sclerites transverse, slender, each bearing an acuminate process medially on posterior border ( Fig. 292 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ). Belonging in the species assemblage mentioned above, in the diagnosis of T. pericosensis n. sp.

Male. Color (in 80% ethanol). Body dark brown, with cream spots. Head pattern ( Fig. 289 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ). Compound eyes black, ocelli hyaline, with ochre centripetal crescents. Maxillary palps brown, Mx4 with apical third dark brown. Tergal lobes of meso- and metathorax dark brown; pleura dark brown, with cream spots. Fore- coxae brown, with small dark spot on base and apex; middle and hind- coxae cream, with small brown spot on base and apex; trochanters cream; femora pale cream, with proximal and apical brown band in mid and hind- legs; tibiae brown, distally more pigmented; tarsi 1 brown, tarsi 2–3 dark brown. Forewing pattern ( Fig. 287 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ). Pterostigma with proximal and distal brown bands; a brown submarginal band from R4+5 to Cu1a. Hindwings ( Fig. 288 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ). Abdomen dark brown, with cream areas; hypandrium pale brown; phallosome dark brown.

Morphology. As in diagnosis, plus the following: Head ( Fig. 289 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ): H/MxW: 1.49; H/D: 2.08; IO/MxW: 0.63, MxW/IO: 2.59. Vertex slightly emarginate, slightly below the level of the compound eyes. Outer cusp of lacinial tips broad, with six denticles. Mx4/Mx2: 1.40. Forewings ( Fig. 287 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ): L/W: 2.51. Pterostigma: lp/wp: 4.84. Areola postica elongate: la/ha: 2.0, Cu1a gently concave. Hindwings ( Fig. 288 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ): l/p: 2.96. Hypandrium ( Fig. 291 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ). Phallosome ( Fig. 292 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ). Paraprocts oval, with abundant medium and short setae on apical third, with a macroseta near sensory fields, these with 30–32 trichobothria on basal rosettes ( Fig. 290 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ). Epiproct ( Fig. 290 View FIGURES 287 – 292 ) wide, broadly rounded posteriorly, setae as illustrated.

Measurements. FW: 5100, HW: 3575, F: 1375, T: 2200, t1: 960, t2: 60, t3: 180, ctt1: 31, f1: 850, f2: 840, f3: 710, Mx4: 350, IO: 380, D: 510, d: 360, IO/d: 1.06, PO: 0.71.

Female. Color (in 80% ethanol). Body, head, legs, epiproct, paraprocts and wings as in the males; subgenital plate with middle area hyaline, pigmented area V-shaped, sides dark, gonapophyses brown; IX sternum pale brown, with orange central area. Epiproct and paraprocts pale brown.

Morphology. As in diagnosis, plus the following: Head ( Fig. 295 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ): H/MxW: 1.49; H/D: 2.48, IO/MxW: 0.64, MxW/IO: 2.25. Outer cusp of lacinial tips broad, with five to six denticles. Mx4/Mx2: 2.20. Forewings ( Fig. 293 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ): L/W: 2.55, pterostigma: lp/wp: 5.35; areola postica elongate, la/ha: 2.00. Hindwings ( Fig. 294 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ): l/w: 3.21. Subgenital plate ( Fig. 297 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ), wide, rounded posteriorly, with short setae. Gonapophyses ( Fig. 298 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ): v1 elongate, narrow and acuminate, v2 +3 with sides almost parallel, and short proximal heel; 12–14 macrosetae on v2; distal process short, sinuous, acuminate, with microsetae. IX sternum ( Fig. 298 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ). Paraprocts broad, semi-oval, with abundant setae distally, a macroseta near each sensory field; these with 30–31 trichobothria on basal rosettes ( Fig. 296 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ). Epiproct triangular, with mesal field of three macrosetae, other setae as illustrated ( Fig. 296 View FIGURES 293 – 298 ).

Measurements. FW: 5675, HW: 3900, F: 1475, T: 2250, t1: 990, t2: 90, t3: 180, ctt1: 28, f1: 910, f2: 850, f3: 790, Mx4: 350, IO: 480, D: 470, d: 320, IO/d: 1.50, PO: 0.68.

Material studied. Holotype male. COLOMBIA. Valle del Cauca. Santiago de Cali, La Buitrera, 3°22’19.2”N : 76°34’12.2”W, 1117 m., 9.I.2011, MUSENUV slide code 28626. R. González. MUSENUV. Paratypes: 1 male, same data as the holotype GoogleMaps . 4 males, 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 20.I.2011, MUSENUV slide code 28627. N. Carrejo & R. González. 2 males, same locality GoogleMaps , 23.I.2011, R. González. 4 males, 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 29.I.2011, R. González. 1 male, 1 female, same locality GoogleMaps , 5.II.2011, R. González. 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 19.II.2011, R. González. 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 9.IV.2011, R. González. 3 males, same locality GoogleMaps . 31.VII.2011, J. Mendivil. 1 female, same locality GoogleMaps , 26.VIII.2011, J. Mendivil. 1 female, same locality GoogleMaps , 27.XI.2011, R. González. 1 male, Yotoco , 3°52’N : 76°23’W, 609 m., 12.I.2011, A. N. García Aldrete & R. González. 2 females, Santiago de Cali, Los Andes , Finca Monserrate, 3°25'57.3”N : 76°37’15.4”W, 1682 m., 18.I.2011, R. González. 1 male, 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 20.I.2011, R. González & A. N. García Aldrete. 1 male, 1 female, same locality GoogleMaps , 13.VI.2011, J. Mendivil. 10 males, 3 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 14.VI.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 1 male, 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 4.VII.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 2.IX.2011, R. González. 7 males, 10 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 7.IX.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 5 males, 5 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 22.X.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 3 males, Los Andes , ecologic trail, 3°26’6.7”N : 76°37’39.9”W, 1716 m., 20.I.2011, N. Carrejo & R. González. 1 male, 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 4.VII.2011, J. Mendivil. 3 males, Villacarmelo, La Candelaria , 3°22’15.4”N : 76°37’27.4”W, 1620 m., 22.I.2011, R. González. 1 female, Santiago de Cali, Km 11, 3°28’40”N : 76°36’0.3”W, 1550 m., 25.IV.2011, R. González. 1 male, same locality GoogleMaps , 27.I.2012, J. Mendivil. 2 males, 2 females, Yumbo, Dapa, Finca Palo Alto, 3°34’9.0”N : 76°34’13.6”W, 1866 m., 19.III.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 26.III.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 1 male, 2 females, La Cumbre, Bitaco , Chicoral , 3°34’18.4”N : 76°35’36.7”W, 1819 m., 26.III.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 1 female, same locality GoogleMaps , 28.IV.2011, J. Mendivil. 6 males, 2 females, same locality GoogleMaps , 27.VI.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 2 males, 1 female, La Cumbre, Bitaco , Chicoral , 3°34’30.3”N : 76°35’36.2”W, 1722 m., 29.VI.2011, J. Mendivil & R. González. 2 females, La Cumbre, Bitaco , Chicoral , 3°34’42.9”N : 76°35’41.4”W, 1714 m., 29.VI.2011, J. Mendivil. 1 male, La Cumbre , 3°38’17.9”N : 76°33’41.7”W, 1716 m., 18.IX.2011, N. Carrejo & R. González. 1 male, Los Andes, Charco Azul, 3°25’21.7”N : 76°37’0.1”W, 1687 m., 7.X.2011, R. González. On tree trunks and rocks with mosses and lichens. 25 males, 4 females. Risaralda, Pueblo Rico, Río Negro Natural Municipal Park ( Bocatoma ), 5°12’28.1’’N : 76°02’31.5’’W, 1617 m., 15–16.VII.2015. Led light trap in forest canopy, O. Saenz, N. Carrejo, N. Calderón & R. González. 11 males, 2 females, Flora & Fauna Sanctuary Otún-Quimbaya, Río trail, 4°43’47.67’’N : 75°34’33.72’’W, 1876 m 31.VIII–1.IX.2016. N. Carrejo, J. Mendivil & R. González. Led light trap.

Etymology. This species is dedicated to the Yanacona ethnic group, widely distributed in southwestern Colombia, particularly in the departments of Cauca and Valle del Cauca.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Psocodea

Family

Ptiloneuridae

Genus

Triplocania