Gerris (Gerris) lobatus Andersen & Chen, 1993

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: 99-100

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4718.1.8

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scientific name

Gerris (Gerris) lobatus Andersen & Chen, 1993
status

 

Gerris (Gerris) lobatus Andersen & Chen, 1993 

( Figs. 1View FIGURES 1 J–K)

1993. Gerris (Gerris) lobatus Andersen & Chen  : Entomologica scandinavica, 24, 160.

Material examined. INDIA, MEGHALAYA, West Khasi Hills District, 1 brapt. ♂, Mawlangren Village , Pond, 1747 m a.s.l.  , 25.53738° N, 91.49769° E, 18.iii.2018, Coll. E.E. Jehamalar. Reg. No. 7336/H15.

Diagnosis. Body length: brachypterous male 8.68 (n=1), body width at mesoacetabulum: 2.34 (n=1); anterior pronotal lobe with a thin yellow median longitudinal stripe, laterally without yellow stripe; fore femur dorsally with black longitudinal stripe ( Fig. 1KView FIGURES 1), ventrally yellow; mid coxa yellow; metasternal scent orifice area tuberculated; sternum VII of male posteriorly obliquely depressed and prominent in lateral view; sternum VIII of male posteriorly transversely sinuate before apex, sublaterally depressed forming a median longitudinal keel which is prominent in lateral view; connexival process small ( Fig. 1JView FIGURES 1).

Distribution. India (Meghalaya, Fig. 4BView FIGURES 4), China (Yunnan and Tibet) and Russia ( Andersen & Chen 1993, Kanyukova 2001).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Gerridae

Genus

Gerris