Sinella quinocula Chen & Christiansen, 1993

Ding, Yin-Huan & Zhang, Feng, 2015, Contribution to the eyed Sinella from China: two new species and additional reports on nine known species (Collembola: Entomobryidae), Zootaxa 3973 (3), pp. 474-490 : 486

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Sinella quinocula Chen & Christiansen, 1993
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Sinella quinocula Chen & Christiansen, 1993

Figs 7 View FIGURES 7 – 10 , 48– 51 View FIGURES 41 – 50. 41 – 42, S View FIGURES 51 – 59. 51 , Table 2 View TABLE 2

Type locality. China, Anhui, Langya Mountain.

Material examined. Holotype and paratypes; 4 females on slides, China: Mei county: Tangyu town: Long Mountain, 34.13 °N, 107.896 °E, alt. 683 m, in litter of mixed hardwood-conifers forest, 8.viii. 2010, F Zhang, Z-X Pan and DY Yu leg. (# C 9616); 1 male and 1 female on slides, China, Anhui, Liuan, Youfandian, 31.547 °N, 115.954 °E, alt. 197 m, in rotten wood and topsoil, 1.viii. 2012, ZX Pan leg. (# S 4366); 1 female on slide and 3 in alcohol, China: Jiangsu: Nanjing: Qixia Mountain, in litter and topsoil, 16.ix. 2012, ZX Pan leg. (# S 4389).

Additions to original description. Clypeal chaetae 8, all ciliate and arranged in three rows; the middle one much smaller ( Fig. 48 View FIGURES 41 – 50. 41 – 42, S ). Lateral process of labial palp exceeding the papilla. Post-labial chaetae H 1 and H 4 ciliate; X 3 often absent. Cephalic groove with 8 chaetae, the first and the third ones smooth and others ciliate ( Fig. 51 View FIGURES 51 – 59. 51 ). Trochanteral organ with 11–15 spiny chaetae, 10–12 in arms and 1–3 between arms ( Fig. 49 View FIGURES 41 – 50. 41 – 42, S ). Ventral tube anteriorly with 7 + 7 ciliate chaetae ( Fig. 46 View FIGURES 41 – 50. 41 – 42, S , same as S. gei ); posteriorly with 10 smooth chaetae; each lateral flap with 8 smooth chaetae ( Fig. 50 View FIGURES 41 – 50. 41 – 42, S ). S-chaetotaxic formula 2, 2/1, 2, 2, –, 3 sens, 1, 0/ 1, 0, 0 ms.

Distribution. Anhui, Jiangsu, Shaanxi.

Remarks. Character differences see above remarks in S. gei . Compared to other two 5 + 5 eye species, S. quinocula is distributed in more southern region of China.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Entognatha

Order

Collembola

Family

Entomobryidae

Genus

Sinella