Cetherinae

Guilbert, Eric & Chłond, Dominik, 2009, The Reduviidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of Ipassa Reserve (Makokou, Gabon), Zootaxa 2157, pp. 34-42: 35

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.275058

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6213258

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Cetherinae
status

 

Cetherinae   Jeannel, 1919

Caprocethera mangenoti (Villiers, 1951)

Material examined: one specimen, Ipassa, 6 / 9 -XI- 1967, Bernardi coll., and one specimen, Makokou, 15 - IV- 1971, light trap, Mateu coll., MNHN.

Comments: This species is already known from Gabon (Belinga), but it is the first record from Ipassa Reserve. It is also known from Eritrea, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, and Ivory Coast.

Cethera musiva (Germar, 1837)  

Material examined: 33 specimens, Ipassa Reserve, Makokou, between 6 -II- 1971 and 10 -V- 1971 by light trap, Mateu coll., MNHN.

Comments: This species is already known from Gabon (Belinga and Makokou). It is also known from Benin, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Madagascar, Namibia, Niger, Republic of Central Africa, Republic of South Africa, São Tomé, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. It is widespread in the tropical Africa ( Villiers 1969), especially in the Guinean Gulf.

Cetheromma telescopus Jeannel, 1917

Material examined: one specimens, Ipassa, 5 -IV- 1971, Mateu coll., MNHN. Comments: This species is known from Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Tanzania, Tanganyika Lake, and first recorded here from Gabon and Ipassa Reserve.

MNHN

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