Eccritotarsus nigrocruciatus 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: 17

publication ID

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DC954F-7F1A-FFD2-FF0A-7060BAFCE105

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scientific name

Eccritotarsus nigrocruciatus Stål
status

 

Eccritotarsus nigrocruciatus Stål 

(Fig. 20)

Eccritotarsus  nigro-cruciatus Stål, 1860: 57 (orig. descrip.).

Eccritotarsus magnificus Distant, 1888: 82  (orig. descrip.). Synonymized by Carvalho and China, 1951: 676.

Diagnosis. General color black. Basal spot on corium and embolium, cuneus and extreme apex of corium (except black inner angle and apex of cuneus), spot on membrane near apex of cuneus, legs (except black apices of femora, tibiae and tarsi) whitish to hyaline. In some specimens, the color of the collar varies from entirely black, black on top and yellowish laterally, to totally yellow. Length 3.85–4.40 mm.

Host. Unknown.

Distribution. Brazil (E. Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio Grande de Sul, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina), Ecuador (Carvalho, 1957); and Colombia ( Carvalho and Afonso, 1977).

Minas Gerais specimens examined. 1 Ψ, Araponga Reserva da Serra do Brigadeiro, 4–5 Mar. 1993, T. J. Henry and P. S. Fiuza Ferreira ( USNM); 2 ɗɗ, 2 ΨΨ, C. R. Claro, 47, J. C. M. Carvalho ( USNM); 1 ɗ, 1 Ψ, Viçosa, 18 Sept. 1982, Fiuza and Martins ( UFVB); 1 ɗ, Viçosa, 14 Mar. 1933, E. J. Hambleton ( UFVB).

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

UFVB

Vicosa, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Museum of Entomology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Eccritotarsus

Loc

Eccritotarsus nigrocruciatus Stål

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

Eccritotarsus magnificus

Carvalho 1951: 676
Distant 1888: 82
1888
Loc

Eccritotarsus

Stal 1860: 57
1860