Rhagovelia sooretama Moreira, Nessimian & Rúdio

Dias-Silva, Karina, Moreira, Felipe Ferraz Figueiredo, Giehl, Nubia França Da Silva, Nóbrega, Caroline Correa & Cabette, Helena , 2013, Gerromorpha (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of eastern Mato Grosso State, Brazil: checklist, new records, and species distribution modeling, Zootaxa 3736 (3), pp. 201-235: 227

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3736.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:12248658-6C84-45CC-BA1C-311822CBA328

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F287D9-FFFB-4C6D-FF24-FD06FCA65C1B

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Plazi

scientific name

Rhagovelia sooretama Moreira, Nessimian & Rúdio
status

 

Rhagovelia sooretama Moreira, Nessimian & Rúdio 

Distribution in Brazil: MT!, MG, ES, RJ, PR.

Biological aspects: Three specimens have been collected on the same second order stream. The substrate was composed of thin gravel in erosional areas and leaf litter on depositional areas, and the stream had narrow riparian vegetation in only one of the margins. There were signs of cattle on the ground and on the stream.

Comments: This recently described species was previously known from the Southeast and South Brazilian macrorregions, being herein recorded for the first time from the Central-West in an area of Cerrado -Amazon transition ( Fig. 17View FIGURE 17).

Material examined: PT 47, (2 ♂, 1 ♀), [nº 2281], 24.V. 2008.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Veliidae

Genus

Rhagovelia