Dodomeira exigua (Stierlin, 1861) 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 : 54

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.5318733

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C0079262-FFD5-FF9B-1FBB-FD0EFD4DFBAA

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Plazi

scientific name

Dodomeira exigua
status

 

Dodomeira exigua species group (5)

( Figures 42a, 42b, 42c, 42d, 42e View FIGURES 42 )

Diagnosis. A small or medium-sized Dodomeira group (2.80–4.55 mm) with stubby body and oval-elongate elytra (length/width ratio: 1.46–1.65). Rostrum with epistome inconspicuous or not visible. Mesorostrum with widened/ clavate or spatulate and golden setae. Antenna with length scape/length funicle ratio 0.67–0.83. Pronotum transverse or quite sub-square (length 0.65–0.85 mm, width 0.75–0.95) with length/width ratio 0.78–0.94. Elytra clothed by imbricate brownish-golden scales, widened/clavate or spatulate setae, not erect or semi-erect (45°–90°), on elytra and elytral declivity.

Distribution. Tyrrhenian western Sicily ( Fig. 140 View FIGURE 140 ).

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

Reproduction. All species are amphigonic.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Curculionidae

Genus

Dodomeira