Taphroscelidia

Zubarán, Gastón E. & Di Iorio, Osvaldo R., 2018, The family Passandridae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea) in Argentina with comments on species from Brazil and Paraguay, Zootaxa 4425 (3), pp. 471-497: 483

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4425.3.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B85AC92C-DB34-46BE-B603-7B1F17FDFA90

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/6428FE4E-FFB3-C675-E893-FCDFFCDA49FD

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Plazi

scientific name

Taphroscelidia
status

 

Taphroscelidia  sp.

Figs. 2 View Figure (distribution), 13 (habitus)

Material examined: PARAGUAY: Canindeyú: Reserva Mbaracayú, Jejuí-mi, 20-XII-2003  , Di Iorio leg., 1 ex. [ DIOC], emerged 2004 from an undetermined vine [lopped X-2003] (Appendix 1); ARGENTINA: Corrientes: Río Paraná, Islas Noguera   , 30-VIII-1990, Di Iorio leg., 2 exx. [ DIOC], emerged 3-I-91 (1), without date (1) from Mimosa pigra  [dry branch] (Appendix 1); Río Paraná, Islas Noguera   , 26–27-II-1991, Di Iorio leg., 7 exx. [DIOC], emerged IV- 91 (4), X-91 (3) from Paullinia elegans  [dry vine] ( Appendix 1). 

Note. Very probably an undescribed species (not described here), smaller than T. semicastanea  and similar to the smaller specimens of T. humeralis  , but totally light orange in color.