Macrolophus praeclarus (Distant),

Ferreira, Paulo Sergio Fiuza & Henry, Thomas J., 2011, Synopsis and keys to the tribes, genera, and species of Miridae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of Minas Gerais, Brazil Part I: Bryocorinae, Zootaxa 2920, pp. 1-41: 11

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.277915

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scientific name

Macrolophus praeclarus (Distant)
status

 

Macrolophus praeclarus (Distant) 

(Fig. 10)

Pandama praeclarus  Distant, 1884: 271 (orig. descrip.).

Dicyphus prasinus Gibson, 1917: 218  (orig. descrip.). Synonymized by Bruner, 1934: 44. Macrolophus praeclarus: Bruner, 1934: 44  (note); Carvalho, 1945 c: 528 (descrip.).

Diagnosis. General color yellow to yellowish green. First antennal segment, post-ocular stripe and basal angles of scutellum fuscous to black. Two spots on apical angle of corium, apex of cuneus, veins of membrane fuscous to black. Two spots on corium near corial commissure and two spots near apex of cuneus at membrane pale. Hemelytral setae with dark spots at bases on clavus only. Length 3.25–3.75 mm.

Host. Tobacco, Nicotiana tabacum  L. [ Solanaceae  ] ( Ferreira et al., 2001).

Distribution. Brazil (Goias, Mato Grosso), Cuba, Mexico, Paraguay, Puerto Rico ( Carvalho, 1958); Colombia ( Carvalho and Afonso, 1977).

Minas Gerais specimens examined. 1 ɗ, Ponte Nova, 8 Apr. 1980, Planalsucar ( UFVB); 3 ɗɗ, 3 ΨΨ, Viçosa, 13 Oct.– 1 Nov. 1985, T. J. Henry and P. S. Fiuza Ferreira ( USNM).

UFVB

Vicosa, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Museum of Entomology

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Macrolophus

Loc

Macrolophus praeclarus (Distant)

Ferreira, Paulo Sergio Fiuza & Henry, Thomas J. 2011
2011
Loc

Dicyphus prasinus

Carvalho 1945: 528
Bruner 1934: 44
Bruner 1934: 44
Gibson 1917: 218
1917