Omorgus (Omorgus) triestinae Pittino, 1987

Costa-Silva, Vinícius, Strümpher, Werner P. & Vaz-de-Mello, Fernando Z., 2021, Review of the Brazilian species of Omorgus Erichson, 1847 (Coleoptera: Trogidae: Omorginae), Journal of Natural History 54 (31 - 32), pp. 1993-2024: 2016-2021

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222933.2020.1833999

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scientific name

Omorgus (Omorgus) triestinae Pittino, 1987
status

 

Omorgus (Omorgus) triestinae Pittino, 1987  

( Figure 7 View Figure 7 a-d and 12)

Omorgus triestinae, Pittino, 1987: 378   ; Scholtz 1990: 1407 (as synonym of Omorgus suberosus   ), Zídek 2013: 17 (catalogue – as synonym of Omorgus suberosus   ); Smith 2017: 88

(as synonym of Omorgus suberosus   ); Zídek 2017: 109 (catalogue – as synonym of Omorgus suberosus   )

Huchet and Costa-Silva 2018: 559 (reinstated as a valid name).

Type material examined

Holotype: (♂, MNHN): First label [round, brown on one face, green on the other, unknown handwriting]: ‘7/47’. Second label [light brown, typeset]: ‘MUSEUM PARIS/ BRÉSIL /MINAS- GERAES/DE CASTELNAU 1847’. Third label [red, Pittino’s handwriting]: ‘ Omorgus   /  

( Omorgus   ) ♂ / triestinae   n. sp. / HOLOTYPUS / Det   . R. Pittino 1987 ’. Fourth label [white label, typeset]: ‘MNHN/EC9748’. Type locality: BRAZIL: Minas Gerais   .

Additional material examined [in addition to Huchet and Costa-Silva 2018) PARAGUAY: Concepción, Estancia Cororo , 10–20.iii.2001, Carlos Aguilar J. leg. (2 CVMD)  

Diagnosis

Omorgus triestinae   is most similar to O. suberosus   , from which it can be distinguished as discussed above. See Huchet and Costa-Silva (2018) for more details.

Geographic distribution

Omorgus trietinae   is restricted to central South America, where it is primarily found in the Cerrado and Pantanal biomes ( Huchet and Costa-Silva 2018). In Brazil it occurs in the following states: BA, GO, DF, MG, MS and SP ( Figure 12 View Figure 12 ).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Trogidae

Genus

Omorgus

Loc

Omorgus (Omorgus) triestinae Pittino, 1987

Costa-Silva, Vinícius, Strümpher, Werner P. & Vaz-de-Mello, Fernando Z. 2021
2021
Loc

Omorgus triestinae, Pittino, 1987: 378

Smith ABT 2017: 88
Zidek J 2013: 17
Pittino R 1987: 378
1987