Pteroptyx valida Olivier

Fu, Xinhua, Ballantyne, Lesley & Lambkin, Christine, 2012, The external larval morphology of aquatic and terrestrial Luciolinae fireflies (Coleoptera: Lampyridae), Zootaxa 3405, pp. 1-34: 24

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.211302

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5324692

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scientific name

Pteroptyx valida Olivier
status

 

Pteroptyx valida Olivier  

Figs 55–60, 89, 90

Pteroptyx validum Olivier, 1909 a: 397   ; 1910: 48.

Pteroptyx valida Olivier. McDermott, 1966: 117   . Ballantyne & McLean, 1970: 256. Wing et al., 1983: 86. Lloyd & Wing, 1981: 459. Lloyd et al., 1989: 373. Lloyd, 1977: 63; 1979: 300; 1981: 97; 1983: 141. Ballantyne, 2001: 79.

Material examined. MALAYSIA: Selangor, two 4 th instar larvae (of a total of 33) bred from eggs collected from a gravid female by Rasainthiran Menayah; used for SEM.

Diagnosis. Without laterally explanate tergal margins and laterotergites usually visible at sides of body when viewed from above (Figs 55–60, 89 – 90).

Remarks. Redescribed by Ballantyne and Menayah (2002) from specimens bred by Menayah.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Lampyridae

Genus

Pteroptyx

Loc

Pteroptyx valida Olivier

Fu, Xinhua, Ballantyne, Lesley & Lambkin, Christine 2012
2012
Loc

Pteroptyx valida Olivier. McDermott, 1966 : 117

Lloyd 1989: 373
Wing 1983: 86
Lloyd 1981: 459
Lloyd 1977: 63
Ballantyne 1970: 256
McDermott 1966: 117
1966
Loc

Pteroptyx validum

Olivier 1909: 397
1909