Helicopsyche (Feropsyche) guara Holzenthal, Blahnik & Calor

Dumas, Leandro Lourenço & Nessimian, Jorge Luiz, 2019, New species of Helicopsyche von Siebold 1856 (Trichoptera: Helicopsychidae) from Brazil, including the redescription of Helicopsyche (Feropsyche) planorboides Machado 1957, Zootaxa 4619 (2), pp. 231-250: 248

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4619.2.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E9CFFBFF-E437-4919-9E59-730E87875B62

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F556879F-E740-FF83-0785-FE772F494FB0

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Plazi

scientific name

Helicopsyche (Feropsyche) guara Holzenthal, Blahnik & Calor
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Helicopsyche (Feropsyche) guara Holzenthal, Blahnik & Calor 

This species was previously recorded for Parque Ecológico Spitzkopf, a small Atlantic Forest area in Santa Catarina state, southern Brazil, and Parque Nacional do Peruaçu, a national park with several limestone caves covered by representative samples of Cerrado biome and seasonal forest, being located in Minas Gerais state, southeastern Brazil. Herein, we record H. (F.) guara  for the first time in several Atlantic Forest areas of Rio de Janeiro state.

Material examined. BRAZIL: Rio de Janeiro: Rio Bonito, Lavras, estrada velha de Lavras , Rio Bacaxá , 22°40’04.4” S, 42°35’02.2” W, 22.x.2017, 71 m, LL Dumas, JL Nessimian & JF Barbosa leg., 2 males, 8 females ( DZRJ)GoogleMaps  ; Saquarema, Tinguí, Rio Tinguí , 22°50’40.2” S, 42°36’56.8” W, 21.x. 2017, 154 m, LL Dumas, JL Nessimian & JF Barbosa leg., 2 males ( DZRJ)GoogleMaps  ; Nova Iguaçu, Tinguá, Reserva Biológica do Tinguá , estrada de captação de água do Macuco , afluente do Rio Tinguá , 22°34’55.4” S, 43°26’12.0” W, 15.ix. 2016, 157 m, LL Dumas, JL Nessimian & JF Barbosa leg., 5 males ( DZRJ)GoogleMaps  ; Nova Iguaçu, Tinguá, Reserva Biológica do Tinguá , afluente do Rio Tinguá , 22°34’02.1” S, 43°26’43.5” W, 13.ix. 2016, 223 m, LL Dumas, JL Nessimian & JF Barbosa leg., 1 male ( DZRJ)GoogleMaps  ; Cachoeiras de Macacu, Reserva Ecológica de Guapiaçu , furo do brejo; 22°27’07.1” S, 43°46’32.8” W, 03.xii.2009, 32 m, LL Dumas & APM Santos leg., 1 male ( DZRJ)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution. Brazil (Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, and Santa Catarina).