Opisthacidius pertinax ( Breddin, 1903 )

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 : 485

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.479

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4606132

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Opisthacidius pertinax ( Breddin, 1903 )
status

 

Opisthacidius pertinax ( Breddin, 1903)

( Fig. 13 View Figure 2–13 )

Distribution. Argentina: Chaco, Salta, Santiago del Estero, and Tucumán; Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Brisith Guiana, Ecuador, and Venezuela ( Lent and Wygodzinsky 1966).

Material examined. 1♂, P.N. Iguazú, XII-1979, Carpintero coll., PNI0102 (MACN).

Remarks. First record for Misiones province.

This species can be distinguished by the completely black scutellum, and the concolorous veins of hemelytra ( Lent and Wygodzinsky 1956).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Reduviidae

Genus

Opisthacidius