Strongylovelia hainanensis Ye, Chen & Bu, 2015

Jehamalar, E. Eyarin & Chandra, Kailash, 2020, A new species of Tenagogonus Stål (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Gerridae) and first records of eight species of aquatic and semi-aquatic Heteroptera from India, Zootaxa 4718 (1), pp. 95-107: 99

publication ID

publication LSID

persistent identifier

treatment provided by


scientific name

Strongylovelia hainanensis Ye, Chen & Bu, 2015


Strongylovelia hainanensis Ye, Chen & Bu, 2015 

( Figs. 1View FIGURES 1 G–H)

2015. Strongylovelia hainanensis Ye, Chen & Bu  : Zootaxa, 3920 (4), 541.

Material examined. INDIA, MEGHALAYA, West Garo Hills District, 1 apt. ♀, Gambegre Village , Skili Stream, 177 m a.s.l.  , 25.4343° N, 90.14153° E,, coll. E.E. Jehamalar. Reg. No. 7656/H15.

Diagnosis. Body length: apterous female 1.34 (n=1); first antennal segment yellowish white; fore trochanter brown, mid and hind trochanter and base of fore and hind femur yellowish white ( Fig. 1GView FIGURES 1); metacetabular region in lateral view with a medium sized yellow mark adjacent to a small yellow mark; basal part and apex of connexivum clothed with medium sized setae ( Fig. 1HView FIGURES 1).

Distribution. India (Meghalaya, Fig. 4CView FIGURES 4), China (Hainan) ( Ye et al. 2015).