Margattea hemiptera Bey-Bienko, 1958,

Wang, Jinjin, Li, Xinran, Wang, Zongqing & Che, Yanli, 2014, Four new and three redescribed species of the cockroach genus Margattea Shelford, 1911 (Blattodea, Ectobiidae, Pseudophyllodromiinae) from China, Zootaxa 3827 (1), pp. 31-44: 43

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3827.1.3

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scientific name

Margattea hemiptera Bey-Bienko, 1958
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7. Margattea hemiptera Bey-Bienko, 1958 

Figs. 12–13View FIGURES 1 – 13. 1 – 2

Margattea hemiptera Bey-Bienko, 1958: 586  .

Description. Overall length including tegmen: ♂ 7.6mm; pronotum length × width: ♂ 2.2 × 3.5mm; tegmen length: ♂ 3.7mm.

Body yellowish brown with blackish brown stripes and maculae. Vertex pale yellow with a reddish brown band between eyes. Antennae yellowish brown with apex reddish brown. Tegmina and hind wings yellowish brown. Legs yellowish brown with blackish brown spots at base of spines. Sterna blackish, with yellowish stripes along lateral margins and maculae in some sterna.

Vertex with interocular space narrower than the distance between antennal sockets ( Fig. 43View FIGURES 43 – 53). Third and fourth maxillary palpomeres approximately the same length, and both distinctly longer than the fifth. Pronotum nearly elliptical, hind margin nearly straight and truncate. Tegmina strongly reduced and only reaching middle of abdomen; hind wings rudimentary and only one little flake remaining. Tegmen with radius vein 6–7 branched. Front femur Type B 2; tarsi with pulvilli present, tarsal claws symmetrical and specialized. 8 th tergite almost concealed, 7–9 th tergites caudally with small median concavity. Supra-anal plate 2.5 times as wide as long, with regularly rounded caudal edge and light band. Subgenital plate transversely triangular, almost symmetrical, with rounded and blunt hind margin; styli long, symmetrical and straight, apex spine-like and slightly curved.

Remarks. No permission has been given by ZIN for the dissection to take place. So we can’t provide more information related to this species.

Material examined. 1 ♂ (holotype), China, Yunnan Prov., Dongnanhekou, 200m, 28 June 1956, B. Popov ( ZIN).

Distribution. China (Yunnan).

ZIN

Russian Academy of Sciences, Zoological Institute, Zoological Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Blattodea

Family

Ectobiidae

Genus

Margattea

Loc

Margattea hemiptera Bey-Bienko, 1958

Wang, Jinjin, Li, Xinran, Wang, Zongqing & Che, Yanli 2014
2014
Loc

Margattea hemiptera

Bey-Bienko 1958: 586