Rhagovelia tenuipes Champion

Dias-Silva, Karina, Moreira, Felipe Ferraz Figueiredo, Giehl, Nubia França Da Silva, Nóbrega, Caroline Correa & Cabette, Helena Soares Ramos, 2013, Gerromorpha (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of eastern Mato Grosso State, Brazil: checklist, new records, and species distribution modeling, Zootaxa 3736 (3), pp. 201-235 : 227

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3736.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:12248658-6C84-45CC-BA1C-311822CBA328

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6165646

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F287D9-FFFB-4C6D-FF24-FB66FCDC5E21

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Rhagovelia tenuipes Champion
status

 

Rhagovelia tenuipes Champion  

Distribution in Brazil: RR, PA, AM, MT!, MG, MS, ES, SP, RJ.

Biological aspects: A very common species on the studied area, with 82 collected specimens from flowing water-bodies ranging from springs to 4 th order streams with variable degree of impact on the margins.

Comments: This species ranges from Mexico to Peru, and in Brazil has not yet been recorded from the Northeast and South, being found on the country on Amazon, Cerrado, and Atlantic Forest biomes ( Fig. 18 View FIGURE 18 ).

Material examined: PT 21, (4 ♂, 3 ♀), [nº 573]; (4 ♂, 8 ♀), [nº 586], 04.VI. 2003; (7 ♂ e 2 ♀), [nº 620]; (3 ♂), [nº 649]; (1 ♂, 2 ♀), [nº 683], 04.IV. 2004. PT 20, (3 ♂, 1 ♀), [nº 584], 04.VI. 2003. PT 22, (1 ♂), [nº 635], 04.IV. 2004. PT 47, (7 ♂), [nº 2170], 23.IX. 2007. PT 24, (2 ♀), [nº 2464], 19.IX. 2007. PT 16, (1 ♀), [nº 2877], 24.I. 2008. PT 28, (22 ♂, 2 ♀), [nº 3107]; (7 ♂, 2 ♀), [nº 4063], 06.VIII. 2007.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Veliidae

Genus

Rhagovelia