Prodromus subflavus Distant, 1904

Yeshwanth, H. M. & Konstantinov, Fedor V., 2021, Review of the plant bug tribe Eccritotarsini (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae) of India and Sri Lanka with description of two new genera and six new species, European Journal of Taxonomy 745, pp. 1-69: 30

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2021.745.1311

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6C85E664-6DE6-442A-9410-D94254E429F5

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4690278

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/BE301C0D-F879-FF96-FDCD-8B5C7532FA25

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Plazi

scientific name

Prodromus subflavus Distant, 1904
status

 

Prodromus subflavus Distant, 1904  

Fig. 9C–D View Fig

Prodromus subflavus Distant, 1904b: 437   .

Prodromus subflavus   – Odhiambo 1962: 253–254 (redescr.). — Stonedahl 1988: 84–85 (redescr.).

Diagnosis

Recognized by the following combination of characters: body uniformly pale yellow; eyes distinctly elevated; frons flat in lateral view, clypeus weakly convex, epistomal suture weakly depressed; antennal segment II twice as long as first, with base and apical one-fourth reddish ( Fig. 9C View Fig ); cell of membrane broadly rectangular apically, slightly surpassing apex of cuneus; sclerotized part of aedeagus without subapical row of spinules, basal third of apical membranous lobe densely covered with numerous spinules.

Material examined

Lectotype

SRI LANKA • ♂; Peradeniya ; 7.263° N, 80.603° E, 497 m a.s.l.; Dec. 1901; Distant leg.; AMNH _ PBI 00340343 View Materials ; NHM. GoogleMaps  

Distribution

Sri Lanka, Central Highlands region of Vietnam.

Remarks

Refer to the Remarks section of P. clypeatus   for discussion of distinctive features.

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Prodromus

Loc

Prodromus subflavus Distant, 1904

Yeshwanth, H. M. & Konstantinov, Fedor V. 2021
2021
Loc

Prodromus subflavus

Stonedahl G. M. 1988: 84
Odhiambo T. R. 1962: 253
1962
Loc

Prodromus subflavus

Distant W. L. 1904: 437
1904