Plaxiscelis pagana ( Burmeister, 1835 )

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 : 494

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.479

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4606276

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F87AE-FD7C-FFCC-87E6-FB5BFE1368AE

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Plaxiscelis pagana ( Burmeister, 1835 )
status

 

Plaxiscelis pagana ( Burmeister, 1835)

( Fig. 32 View Figure 25–33 )

http://lsid.speciesfile.org/urn:lsid:Coreoidea.speciesfile. org:TaxonName:454423

Distribution. Argentina; Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay ( Brailovsky and Barrera 2007, Packauskas 2010).

Material examined. 1♀, 20-XI-2008, Zamudio, Colleselli & Gómez de Olivera colls., PNI0452 ( MLP) ; 1♂, 20-XI-2008, Zamudio, Colleselli & Gómez de Olivera colls., PNI0453 (MLP).

Remarks. First record for Misiones province.

This species can be distinguished from the other species of the genus by the unicolorous basi and distiflagellomere, the unicolorous hind tibiae and bicolorous hind femur that is mostly yellow with the blackish apical third, the glabrous pronotal disk, and propleuron, mesopleuron and metapleuron with a large black discoidal spot ( Brailovsky and Barrera 2007).

MLP

Museo de La Plata

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coreidae

Genus

Plaxiscelis