Hippodamia variegata (Goeze, 1777)

Gonzalez, Guillermo, Cotoras, Darko D. & Grez, Audrey A., 2020, Annotated list of island lady beetles from Chile (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae), Zootaxa 4852 (5), pp. 501-526: 509

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4852.5.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:47B2C796-76E1-40EF-A2B3-F587951CDA04

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4509427

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A087C4-096A-FFA0-2A86-502CFD21F97E

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Plazi

scientific name

Hippodamia variegata (Goeze, 1777)
status

 

Hippodamia variegata (Goeze, 1777)   ( Fig 4b View FIGURE 4 ).

Examined material: 1 ex. (male) “ Rapa Nui, 2018   , leg. Darko D. Cotoras ”, “macho 1949”, “ Hippodamia variegata   , det. G. González, 2019 ” ( MNHN)   ; 1 ex. (female), same collection data, except by “female1949” ( MNHN)   ; 6 exx. “ Rapa Nui, 2018   , leg. Darko D. Cotoras ” ( CPDC)   .

Original reference: Desender & Baert (1996): “ Hippodamia variegata Goeze, Easter   Island, [Nr.59], 40m, 30 November–20 December 1996, Residential Gomero, culture zone, garden with open grassland (60% cover)”.

Comments: Species of Palearctic origin, currently present in most continents, including South America. In Chile, it is distributed between the provinces of Arica and Cautín (González 2006). Two of the collected specimens from Rapa Nui   had laboulbenial fungi (Fungi: Ascomycota), been this the first record of them on a Coccinellidae   species from Chile.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

CPDC

Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau