Brasineura,

Neto, Alberto Moreira Da Silva, García Aldrete, Alfonso N. & Rafael, José Albertino, 2018, Two new species of Brasineura Silva-Neto & García Aldrete (Psocodea, ‘ Psocoptera’, Ptiloneuridae), from Brazil, Zootaxa 4388 (4), pp. 547-556: 548

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4388.4.6

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:45D002DD-ACDC-46E7-B972-5A3D82B09F1D

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03868797-6320-FF80-A1DC-FE85FA1CFC82

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Brasineura
status

 

Key to the males of Brasineura  species

1. Hindwing M two-branched; external parameres distally not forked.............................................. 2

-. Hindwing M three to four-branched; external parameres distally forked........................................... 3

2. Antero-mesal pair of the endophallic sclerite, sinuous, with a row of tiny spines in the middle, and distally acuminate; external parameres distally with a small area more sclerotized, almost triangular....................................................................................................... Brasineura diamantina Silva-Neto & García Aldrete 

-. Antero-mesal pair of the endophallic sclerite, bow-shaped, without spines and distally not acuminate; external parameres distally with an acuminate projection, curved outwards........................................ Brasineura jiboia  sp.n.

3. Hindwing M three –branched; phallobase with numerous small tripartite structures, similar to spines; antero-mesal pair of the endophallic sclerite short, stout and arising in the middle of the phallosome................... Brasineura spinosa  sp.n.

-. Hindwing M four –branched; phallobase without structures similar to spines; antero-mesal pair of the endophallic sclerite, long, slender and arising in the region of the phallobase....................................................... 4

4. Hypandrium with a projection in the middle; external parameres distally with three acuminate projections; paraprocts elongate, distally curved outward.............................. .. Brasineura serranortensis Silva-Neto, García Aldrete & Rafael 

-. Hypandrium without a projection in the middle; external parameres distally with two acuminate projections; paraprocts not elongate, distally not curved................................... Brasineura troglophilica Silva-Neto & García Aldrete