Opisthacidius lutzi ( Costa Lima, 1940 )

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.4606130

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F87AE-FD75-FFC5-87E6-F988FF0869AC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Opisthacidius lutzi ( Costa Lima, 1940 )
status

 

Opisthacidius lutzi ( Costa Lima, 1940)

( Fig. 12 View Figure 2–13 )

Distribution. Argentina: Buenos Aires, La Rioja, Mendoza, Salta, San Luis, and Santiago del Estero ( Lent and Wygodzinsky 1947b).

Material examined. 1♀, P.N. Iguazú, XII-1979, Carpintero coll., PNI0101 (MACN).

Remarks. First record for Misiones province.

This species can be distinguished by the small size (less than 20 mm); the mostly black pronotum and corium, and the dark abdominal sterna ( Lent and Wygodzinsky 1956).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Reduviidae

Genus

Opisthacidius