Staurophlebia Brauer, 1865,

Mauffray, William F. & Tennessen, Kenneth J., 2019, A Catalogue and Historical Study of the Odonata of Ecuador, Zootaxa 4628 (1), pp. 1-265: 127

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4628.1.1

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scientific name

Staurophlebia Brauer, 1865
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Staurophlebia Brauer, 1865 

A genus containing five large species, two recorded in Ecuador. Male thorax is mostly dark green, that of female drab ( Fig. 67View FIGURE 67). The genus was revised by Geijskes (1959), although clarification of some species is needed ( Garrison et al. 2006). The habitat is small, slow streams in forested to partially open areas.

Staurophlebia auca Kennedy, 1937  . Publ. Recs. ECU: Geijskes (1959), Paulson (1983), Davies & Tobin (1984), Tsuda (1986, 1991), Steinmann (1997b), (H06), (P11), (H14); NA: *Kennedy (1937a—Holotype: [Tena] “Oriente: quebrada on the Sapallo Yacu” [small trib. to Jatun Yacu] (800m), iii 1937. leg. WCM [UMMZ]), Bridges (1993), Garrison et al. (2003a). Also GUF PER, SUR, VEN: (H06), (P11).

Staurophlebia reticulata ( Burmeister, 1839)  . Publ. Recs. ECU: Hincks (1934), Geijskes (1959), Paulson (1983), Tsuda (1986, 1991), Steinmann (1997b—as S. reticulata reticulata  ) (H06), (P11), (H14; MN: * Ris (1916), Campos (1925); NA: Tennessen (1998). Also ARG, BRA, CEN, COL, GUF, GUY, PRY, PER, SUR, TTO, URY, VEN: (H06), (P11).

Addl. Data. ES, San Lorenzo: 1 ♀, Concepcion (1.05, -78.83, 25m), date?, leg. R. Campos, det. GHB [FSCA]; LR, Buena Fé: 1 ♂, 1 ♀, [Consumulo], S Río Palenque (-0.58, -79.35, 175m), 20 xi 1972, leg. D. Dodson, det.? [FSCA]; 1 ♂, Santo Domingo 47 km S, forest slough at Río Palenque Field Station (200m), 18 vii 1977, leg. & det. DRP [DRP]; NA, Tena: 1 ♂, Río Chinchipino, oxbow pond, 27 km E Puerto Napo, 13 xi 1997, leg. & det. KJT [KJT]; 1 ♂, J.S.B.S., sendeiro 1-rego (-1.0690, -77.6165, 394m), 7 xi 2014, leg. & det. ACRP [ACRP]; 1 ♂, same data but, rego 11 (-1.0686, -77.6138, 423m), 15 xii 2014; SU, Shushufindi   GoogleMaps: 1 ♂, small stream about 3 km NW of Shushufindi (-0.1554, -76.6917, 290m), 14 v 2009, leg. & det. KJT [ FSCA].

FSCA

Florida State Collection of Arthropods, The Museum of Entomology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata

Family

Aeshnidae