Embates polymorphus dotensis Prena, 2005

Prena, Jens, 2005, The Middle American species of Embates Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Baridinae), Zootaxa 1100 (1), pp. 1-151 : 1-151

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1100.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7C1F1264-5F23-4557-BFC2-4D015289CF7E

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5054471

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/4540A14C-CF5F-9E0C-B436-DAA2FB78339E

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Embates polymorphus dotensis Prena
status

ssp. n.

Embates polymorphus dotensis Prena ssp. n.

Holotype male (dissected), Costa Rica , labeled: “ COSTA RICA. San José:/ San Gerardo de Dota,/ 2400m, 9°32'N 83°49'W,/ 9.iii.2003, leg. J. Prena ” ( INBC). GoogleMaps

Paratypes 7 (2 males, 5 females), same data and label ( BMNH, CMNC, CWOB, INBC, JPPC 2 ) .

Diagnosis. Basic vestiture of yellowish scales moderately dense to sparse; elytron with dark fascia faintly visible, humeral and ante­macular elements obsolete, post­macular element of yellow scales oblique (Fig. 183e).

Plant association. Piper obliquum (Prena 6).

Distribution. Costa Rica, Pacific side of Cordillera de Talamanca in Río Savegre valley (Fig. 247).

Subspecific epithet. A Latin adjective referring to Dota and modified by suffix.

INBC

Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad (INBio)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Curculionidae

Genus

Embates