Microvelia mimula White, 1879

Motta, Flávia Souza Da, Moreira, Felipe Ferraz Figueiredo, Crumière, Antonin Jean Johan, Santos, Maria Emília & Khila, Abderrahman, 2018, A new species of Rhagovelia Mayr, 1865 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Veliidae) from French Guiana, with new records of Gerromorpha from the country, Zootaxa 4433 (3), pp. 520-530 : 527

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4433.3.7

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:76F548CE-2CE7-44E0-87F1-6B1A6C6D6F82

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5969474

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/F13787E5-3B40-8E1F-FF5A-FF5DFB19FEDD

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Microvelia mimula White, 1879
status

 

Microvelia mimula White, 1879

This species is common in the same type of environments as M. longipes and has a similar distribution, ranging from Cuba to Uruguay ( Pérez-Gelabert & Floriano 2016). The first record from French Guiana is present here.

Material examined. FRENCH GUIANA: Cayenne —Macouria, Crique Patate, puddle, N 0 4.94416, W 0 52.48671, 10.III.2014, (A. Khila; M. E. Santos; A. J. J. Crumière): 2 macropterous males ( IGFL). GoogleMaps

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Veliidae

Genus

Microvelia