Pycnoderes explanatus Carvalho and Rosas,

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: 23

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Pycnoderes explanatus Carvalho and Rosas
status

 

Pycnoderes explanatus Carvalho and Rosas 

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Pycnoderes explanatus Carvalho and Rosas, 1962: 249  (orig. descrip.).

Diagnosis. Male and female sexually dimorphic. Male hemelytra strongly dilated at cuneus, with embolium more narrowed than for female. Pronotum and scutellum shiny black; clavus dark brown to black, with two silvery spots near apex of scutellum; antennal segments, rostrum (except apex), and legs pale; corium, embolium, and cuneus pale yellow or hyaline; margins of embolium, cuneus, and veins dark brown to fuscous; membrane hyaline. Length 2.65 –3.00 mm.

Host. Unknown.

Distribution. Brazil (Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina) ( Carvalho and Rosas, 1962).

Minas Gerais specimens examined. 1 Ψ, Viçosa, Jan. 1946, Schlottfieldt ( USNM).

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Pycnoderes

Loc

Pycnoderes explanatus Carvalho and Rosas

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

Pycnoderes explanatus

Carvalho 1962: 249
1962