Bamboosiella xiphophora Okajima, 1995

Zhao, Chao, Wang, Zhaohong & Tong, Xiaoli, 2018, Three new species and three new records of the genus Bamboosiella from China (Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae), Zootaxa 4514 (2), pp. 167-180: 176-177

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4514.2.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:39DB03CC-B664-4BEB-B923-7EA59C5C4169

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/191D2257-772D-FFFB-FF55-8799FCB9443C

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scientific name

Bamboosiella xiphophora Okajima, 1995
status

 

Bamboosiella xiphophora Okajima, 1995 

( Figs 27–30View FIGURES 27–30, 43, 44View FIGURES 37–44)

Bamboosiella xiphophora Okajima, 1995b: 479  .

This species belongs to the large-body group of Bamboosiella  . Described originally from Thailand ( Okajima 1995b), B. xiphophora  is here newly recorded from China, in Yunnan and Guangdong. This species can be distinguished from other members of the genus by: (1) head distinctly longer than wide ( Fig. 27View FIGURES 27–30) and elongated

antennae bicoloured ( Figs 43View FIGURES 37–44, 4View FIGURES 3–8); (2) fore femora enlarged, particularly in the female; (3) fore tibiae with a subapical tubercle and fore tarsus with a stout tooth in both sexes ( Figs 29, 30View FIGURES 27–30).

Material examined. CHINA, Yunnan:  Jinghong City , 2 females, leaf litter, collect date and collector unknown. Guangdong: Guangzhou City, Dafushan Forest Park (22°57'N, 113°18'E), 8 females and 2 males, on living leaves of bamboo, 23.xi.2017 (Liangxin Liu)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution. China (Yunnan, Guangdong), Thailand.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Thysanoptera

Family

Phlaeothripidae

Genus

Bamboosiella

Loc

Bamboosiella xiphophora Okajima, 1995

Zhao, Chao, Wang, Zhaohong & Tong, Xiaoli 2018

2018
Loc

Bamboosiella xiphophora

Okajima, S. 1995: 479