Nabidomiris giloicus Linnavuori, 1975

Morales, Irina, Forero, Dimitri & Unesis, 2016, The genusNabidomiris (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Miridae): review of the species and description of a new species from South Africa, Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 56 (2), pp. 507-516: 512-513

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5311108

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5449074

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Nabidomiris giloicus Linnavuori, 1975
status

 

Nabidomiris giloicus Linnavuori, 1975  

( Figs 2 View Figs 1–4 , 7, 8 View Figs 5–16. 5–10 , 21 View Fig )

Type material examined. HOLOTYPE: J, ‘ SUDAN / EQUATORIA / Imatong Mts nr. / Gilo 18-24.iii.1963 / Linnavuouri’ ( AMNH) [photo examined].  

Additional material examined. CAMEROON: 1 J, ‘[SUD-OUEST] / Br. Cameroons Sasse-Sappo / [4° 6’ 46N; 9° 13’ 47   E] / 20-31.i.1952 / Tita’ ( CASC)   .

Diagnosis. Recognized by the following combination of characters: basal margin of pronotum about 1.2 times the width of the head (Table 1), humeral angles with two rounded black spots; (male) hemelytra reduced (brachypterous) ( Fig. 2 View Figs 1–4 ); male endosoma with ribbon-like sclerite long and narrow ( Fig. 7 View Figs 5–16. 5–10 , rs); medial left sclerite oval and smooth ( Fig. 7 View Figs 5–16. 5–10 , ms), and sclerite of the secondary gonopore present ( Fig. 8 View Figs 5–16. 5–10 , sgs).

Male genitalia. Pygophore and parameres lost [specimen already dissected when examined]. Endosoma: ribbon-like sclerite (rs) long and narrow, trichiae on surface very small ( Fig.7 View Figs 5–16. 5–10 ); medial sclerite (ms) oval and smooth ( Fig. 8 View Figs 5–16. 5–10 ); and sclerite of the secondary gonopore present ( Fig. 8 View Figs 5–16. 5–10 , sgs).

Plant associations. Associated with Podocarpus   ( Podocarpaceae   ) ( LINNAVUORI 1975).

Distribution. Described from South Sudan ( LINNAVUORI 1975). New country record from Cameroon in western Africa ( Fig. 21 View Fig ).

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Nabidomiris