Chelycoris lethierry ( Montandon, 1895 )

María C. Melo, Gimena Dellapé, Leonela Olivera, Pablo S. Varela, Sara I. Montemayor & Pablo M. Dellapé, 2017, Diversity of true bugs from Iguazú National Park, Argentina, Check List 13 (5), pp. 479-511 : 501

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.479

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4606428

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F87AE-FD65-FFD5-87E6-F868FBD46A4D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Chelycoris lethierry ( Montandon, 1895 )
status

 

Chelycoris lethierry ( Montandon, 1895) ( Fig. 43 View Figure 38–44 )

Distribution. Argentina: Córdoba, Salta, and Tucumán; Brazil, Peru and Uruguay ( Barcellos et al. 2014, Eger et al. 2015).

Material examined. 1♂, XI-1944, M. Birabén coll., PNI0821 (MLP).

Remarks. First record for Misiones province.

This species can be distinguished by its elongate oval body of about 11 mm or more, and the shape of the pygophore (Eger pers. com.).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Scutelleridae

Genus

Chelycoris