Microvelia mimula White, 1879

Lima Franco, Cleilton, Mourão dos Santos Rodrigues, Juliana, Silva de Azevêdo, Carlos Augusto & Moreira, Felipe Ferraz Figueiredo, 2021, Gerromorpha (Insecta, Hemiptera, Heteroptera) from eastern Maranhão state, northeastern Brazil, Check List 17 (2), pp. 551-568 : 561-562

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/17.2.551

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A387F4-FFAC-4551-FCF7-FD99FE15BA46

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Microvelia mimula White, 1879
status

 

Microvelia mimula White, 1879

Figure 10A, B

New records. BRAZIL • 1 ♂; Maranhão, Caxias , Cor- rentinho stream; −04.82666, −043.37694; 26 Aug. 2019; C.L. Franco et al. leg.; LEAq 00084 GoogleMaps .

Identification. Our single male of this species was identified based on the proctiger with a pair of lateral, long, horn-like projections ( Fig. 10B) (Moreira 2012).

Distribution in Brazil. AM, PA, MA*, CE, MT, MS, MG, ES, SP, RJ, SC.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Veliidae

Genus

Microvelia