Enochrus (Methydrus) sharpi Gundersen, 1977

Gonzalez-Rodriguez, Liza M., García-Hernández, Andrea L. & Clarkson, Bruno, 2017, First records of water scavenger beetle species (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae) from Quindío Department, Colombia, Check List 13 (5), pp. 605-620: 611

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.605

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5481256

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scientific name

Enochrus (Methydrus) sharpi Gundersen, 1977
status

 

Enochrus (Methydrus) sharpi Gundersen, 1977  

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Enochrus (Methydrus) sharpi Gundersen 1977: 262   .

Diagnosis. Body 3.00– 4.20 mm long. Head black, with triangular light brown area in front of eyes; pronotum and elytra light brown. Prosternum not carinate, completely pubescent. Mesoventral process rectangular, with a small tooth-like projection pointed posteriad. Last abdominal ventrite shallowly notched. Parameres longer than phallobase, laterally convex; median lobe acute, triangular, with corona subapical (on apical third); phallobase as long as parameres, narrowing at distal half.

Geographic distribution. Mexico and Puerto Rico. First record from Quindío Department and from Colombia.

Material examined. Colombia, Quindío Department, Montenegro Municipality, El Gigante neighborhood, 04°33ʹ55.2ʺ N, 075°48ʹ54.4ʺ W, 1060 m a.m.s.l., 2007- VIII-30, A.L García coll., CIUQ 13275 (1 male, 2 females). La Tebaida Municipality, Pizamal neighborhood, 04°25ʹ24.0ʺ N, 075°51ʹ36.0ʺ W, 1140 m a.m.s.l., 2007-X-03, A.L García coll., CIUQ 13276 (1 male, 1 female). Salento Municipality, Boquia neighborhood, 04°38ʹ46.1ʺ N, 075°34ʹ52.5ʺ W, 2200 m a.m.s.l., 2007-IX-28, A.L García coll., CIUQ 13277 (2 males, 3 females).

Remarks. Specimens were collected in ponds on grass with muddy substrates.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Hydrophilidae

Genus

Enochrus

Loc

Enochrus (Methydrus) sharpi Gundersen, 1977

Gonzalez-Rodriguez, Liza M., García-Hernández, Andrea L. & Clarkson, Bruno 2017
2017
Loc

Enochrus (Methydrus) sharpi

Gundersen RW 1977: 262
1977