Pseudosmittia amorimi, Andersen, Saether et Mendes, Andersen, Saether et Mendes

Ferrington Jr, Leonard C. & Saether, Ole A., 2011, A revision of the genera Pseudosmittia Edwards, 1932, Allocladius Kieffer, 1913, and Hydrosmittia gen. n. (Diptera: Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) 2849, Zootaxa 2849 (1), pp. 1-314: 227-228

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.2849.1.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5294188

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/EE7687BA-FF15-FF15-BDAA-BB5B17928FE1

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pseudosmittia amorimi
status

 

P. amorimi Andersen, Saether et Mendes  

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P. amorimi Andersen, Saether et Mendes, 2010: 28   View Cited Treatment .

Material examined: BRAZIL: Paraná State, Parque Estadual do Pau Oco , Morretes   , 25º34'27.9''S; 48º53'46.7''W, holotype male, 10-13.iv.2002, Malaise (Bosque 2), M. T. Tavares & eq. (BRPR29: BIOTA-FAPESP) ( MZUSP) GoogleMaps   . Other material as in Andersen et al. (2010).

Diagnostic characters: The species differs from other members of the genus except P. palpina   sp. n. by having reduced palpomeres. It differs from the other two species in the group by having no postcubital fork, only slightly arched transverse sternapodeme and curved gonostylus.

The species is described in detail by Andersen, Saether et Mendes 2010: 28.

Distribution

The species is known only from the Paraná State and São Paulo State, Brazil   .

MZUSP

Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Chironomidae

Genus

Pseudosmittia

Loc

Pseudosmittia amorimi

Ferrington Jr, Leonard C. & Saether, Ole A. 2011
2011
Loc

P. amorimi Andersen, Saether et Mendes, 2010: 28

Andersen, T. & Saether, O. A. & Mendes, H. F. 2010: 28
2010