Vostox dentatus Brindle, 1988: 50,

Miles, Claire, 2015, The Earwig Collection (Dermaptera) of the Manchester Museum, UK, with a complete type catalogue, European Journal of Taxonomy 141, pp. 1-138: 44-45

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2015.141

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2838F4A0-3FF9-4985-ACED-84CCBF9C59A3

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3847702

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EC87BC-FFE8-D70D-FF14-FAD0FED8FD0C

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scientific name

Vostox dentatus Brindle, 1988: 50
status

 

Vostox dentatus Brindle, 1988: 50  , figs 7–8.

Type material

1 ♂, holotype, F3233.1637 ( Fig. 42View Figs 40–48); 12 ♂♂, paratypes, F3233.1638–1649; 13 ♀♀, paratypes, F3233.1650–1662; dried, mounted on card. In spirit: 18 ♂♂, 12 ♀♀, paratypes, F3448.46.

Type locality

Panama, Fortuna / Wet forest / at light, 1050m / 1.9.1976 / Dr. Henk Wolda, STRI.

Locality labels

As for type, except dates: F3233.1651, 28 Sep. 1976;F3233.1643, F3233.1648, 11 Oct.1976;F3233.1646, F3233.1650, 17 Nov. 1976; F3233.1638, F3233.1652, F3233.1659, 21 Nov. 1976; F3233.1647, 23 May 1977; F3233.1661, 5 Aug. 1977; F3233.1660, 16 Aug. 1977; F3233.1644, 25 Spe. 1977; F3233.1658, 27 Sep. 1977; F3233.1642, 3 Jun. 1978; F3233.1655, 15 Jul. 1978; F3233.1649, 12 Sep. 1978; F3233.1662, 21 Sep. 1978; F3233.1640–1641, 25 Sep. 1978; F3233.1639, F3233.1656, 11 Dec. 1978; F3233.1657, 13 Nov. 1978; F3233.1653, 3 May 1979; F3233.1645, F3233.1654, 1 Jun. 1979.

F3448.46: Panama: Chiriqui Province / Fortuna. 1050 m. at light / 1977–1978. Dr. Henk Wolda / Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute / Vostox dentatus Brindle  / Paratypes 18 ♂, 12 ♀ / det. A. Brindle 1980.

Taxonomy

Spongiphoridae  , Spongiphorinae  , Vostox dentatus Brindle, 1988  .

Remark

The original description refers to 12 female paratypes at MMUE, not 13. Dates for all the MMUE specimens fall within the range given in the description (28.ix.1976 – 1.vi.1979) and the locality data match.