Macrolophus basicornis (Stål),

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: 10

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Macrolophus basicornis (Stål)
status

 

Macrolophus basicornis (Stål) 

(Fig. 9)

Deraeocoris basicornis Stål, 1860: 52  (orig. descrip.)

Pandama aureus Distant, 1893: 432  (orig. descrip.). Synonymized by Carvalho, 1945 c: 530. Macrolophus basicornis: Bergroth, 1922: 21  (list); Carvalho, 1945 c: 526 (descrip.); Carvalho and Dolling, 1976: 793 (type desig.).

Diagnosis. General color yellow to greenish yellow. Eyes, first and apex of second antennal segments, post-lateral stripe on head, apex of clavus, two rounded spots on corium, and apex of cuneus fuscous to black (in some specimens the spots are faint or lacking). Scutellum black with two small pale spots. Two stripes on mesoscutum (in some specimens stripes reach the pronotum) and apex of cuneus fuscous. Hemelytral setae with dark spots at bases. Length 3.60 –4.00 mm.

Host. Unknown.

Distribution. Brazil (Goias, Minas Gerais, Santa Catarina), Cuba, Guatemala ( Carvalho, 1958); Venezuela ( Carvalho and Afonso, 1977).

Minas Gerais specimens examined. 2 ΨΨ, Viçosa, 20 Jan. 1982, 24 Feb. 1986, P. S. Fiuza Ferreira ( UFVB); 2 ɗɗ, Ponte Nova, 30 Oct. 1979, 8 Apr. 1980, Planalsucar ( UFVB); 3 ɗɗ, 4 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 basicornis (Stål)

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

Pandama aureus

Carvalho 1976: 793
Carvalho 1945: 530
Carvalho 1945: 526
Bergroth 1922: 21
1945
Loc

Deraeocoris basicornis Stål, 1860 : 52

Stal 1860: 52
1860