Dodomeira caoduroi, Baviera, 2017

Baviera, Cosimo, 2017, A taxonomic monograph of the genus Dodomeira Bellò & Baviera, a new genus of Peritelini from Sicily (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae), Zootaxa 4334 (1), pp. 1-138 : 49

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4334.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:29D71097-AD81-41F0-9AC4-F1D4982B9743

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5318723

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C0079262-FFD0-FF9E-1FBB-FCC0FB87FAFC

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Plazi

scientific name

Dodomeira caoduroi
status

 

Dodomeira caoduroi species group (2)

( Figures 41f, 41g View FIGURES 41 )

Diagnosis. A Dodomeira group of relatively large sized species (length: 3.70–4.55 mm.) with slender (length/ width ratio: 1.66–1.78), sub-parallel elytra and body shape sub-cylindrical. Rostrum with epistome at raised plate. Mesorostrum with clavate and golden setae. Antenna with length scape/length funicle ratio 0.72–0.74. Pronotum transverse or quite sub-square (length 0.75–0.95 mm, width 0.90–1.10) with length/width ratio 0.83–0.95. Elytra clothed by imbricate brownish-silvery scales, clavate or widened on elytra and elytral declivity; recumbent (15°– 30°) or raised (30°–45°) on sides.

Distribution. The species of this group are present in Nebrodi Mountains and Bonifato Mount ( Fig. 140 View FIGURE 140 ).

Main soil type. Vertic-Cambisol (European Soil Data Centre; Panagos et al. 2012).

Reproduction. To date, all species are parthenogenetic or probably parthenogenetic.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Curculionidae

Genus

Dodomeira