Amblycerus taeniopygus Ribeiro-Costa, 1999c,

Santos, Aluska Tavares Dos & Ribeiro-Costa, Cibele Stramare, 2019, Rearrangements in some species groups of Amblycerus Thunberg, 1815 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae) including keys, description of a new species, new host plant and distributional record, Zootaxa 4701 (2), pp. 101-148: 125

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4701.2.1

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Amblycerus taeniopygus Ribeiro-Costa, 1999c
status

 

Amblycerus taeniopygus Ribeiro-Costa, 1999c 

( Figs 3View FIGURES 1–8, 13View FIGURES 9–14, 26View FIGURES 22–27, 39View FIGURES 35–40, 52View FIGURES 48–53, 69, 82, 95, 100, 119)

Amblycerus taeniopygus Ribeiro-Costa, 1999c: 236–237  (desc., distr., gen., type); Ribeiro-Costa et al. 2018 (cat., distr., host).

Type examined. Holotype deposited in CNCI, male, with labels: 10 [blue label with red borders and black writing]; Brazil, Cuyaba\ Matto Grosso; L. J. Bottimer \ Collection\ Nº. 61C; CNC; HOLÓTIPO [red label and black writing]\ Amblycerus taeniopygus  \ Ribeiro-Costa, 1999. 

Measurements. BL: 7.9 mm; BW: 4.1 mm.

Diagnosis ( Figs 26View FIGURES 22–27, 69, 95, 101). Amblycerus taeniopygus  is characterized by the internal sac of male genitalia without sclerites in the apical region ( Figs 95View FIGURES 91–96, 101View FIGURES 97–102), median region with a pair of blades with denticulate, round structure and without unpaired sclerite. Amblycerus taeniopygus  can be separated from A. insuturatus  and A. goianiensis Santos & Ribeiro-Costa  , sp. n. by the internal sac of male genitalia at apical region without a pair of sclerite (present in A. insuturatus  and A. goianiensis Santos & Ribeiro-Costa  , sp. n.).

Distribution ( Fig. 119View FIGURE 119). Brazil (Mato Grosso).

Life History. No information was found in the literature on this species.

Host plants. Unknown.

CNCI

Canadian National Collection Insects

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Chrysomelidae

Genus

Amblycerus

Loc

Amblycerus taeniopygus Ribeiro-Costa, 1999c

Santos, Aluska Tavares Dos & Ribeiro-Costa, Cibele Stramare 2019
2019
Loc

Amblycerus taeniopygus

Ribeiro-Costa 1999: 236
1999