Xenelmis teres Hinton

Manzo, Verónica, 2006, A review of the American species of Xenelmis Hinton (Coleoptera: Elmidae), with a new species from Argentina, Zootaxa 1242, pp. 53-68: 60

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.172888

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:0EA74AA2-C77E-4CD1-B31C-3D3C431164FB

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/B4622D56-FFD7-FFF5-FE87-416983B5FBBA

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Xenelmis teres Hinton
status

 

Xenelmis teres Hinton 

Xenelmis teres Hinton 1946: 240  ; Brown 1970: 56.

This species was described from a female and since 1946 no new record was reported. Males of this species are unknown.

Diagnosis

This species may be distinguished from all other known Xenelmis  species by the following combination of characters: (1) two weak, parallel rows of granules on disc of pronotum; (2) granules of pronotum smaller than facets, separated by 2 – 2 ½ times their diameter; (3) pronotum without punctures; (4) elytral intervals smooth, and strial punctures very small (5) third elytral interval with row of 19–20 granules.

Distribution

Brazil.

Type data

The female holotype has the following labels: “Ψ” “ BRAZIL Porto Velho iix­ix­ 1937 H. E. Hinton” “Hinton Coll. B. M. 1939 ­ 583 ” “ Type Xenelmis teres Hinton 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Elmidae

Genus

Xenelmis

Loc

Xenelmis teres Hinton

Manzo, Verónica 2006

2006
Loc

Xenelmis teres

Brown 1970: 56Hinton 1946: 240

1970