Chlamydatus wilkinsoni

SCHUH, RANDALL T. & SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL D., 2005, Review of North American Chlamydatus Curtis Species, with New Synonymy and the Description of Two New Species (Heteroptera: Miridae: Phylinae), American Museum Novitates 3471 (1), pp. 1-56: 52

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http://doi.org/ 10.1206/0003-0082(2005)471<0001:RONACC>2.0.CO;2

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scientific name

Chlamydatus wilkinsoni
status

 

Chlamydatus wilkinsoni  

(Douglas and Scott) Figures 2 View Fig , 3B View Fig , 6 View Fig

Agalliastes wilkinsoni Douglas and Scott, 1866: 273   (n.sp.).

DIAGNOSIS: Recognized by its very small size, total length 1.89 or less, and truncate, black hemelytra (fig. 2). Most easily confused with males of californicus   , but specimens in that species usually larger and occurring only in southern California, whereas wilkinsoni   restricted to high latitudes and high elevations in the Rocky Mountains.

HOSTS: No hosts are recorded for this species.

DISTRIBUTION: Holarctic. Occurring only at the highest latitudes and altitudes.

SPECIMENS EXAMINED: CANADA: Manitoba: Churchill , July 25, 1952 and August 2, 1952, J. G. Chillcott, 33 ( CNC)   . Fort Churchill , July 12, 1952, J. G. Chillcott, 23 ( CNC)   . Newfoundland: Gander , July 1, 1979, 23, 2♀ ( CNC)   . Northwest Territories: 20 mi E of Tuktoyaktuk , July 6, 1971, W. R. M. Mason, 13 ( CNC)   . Chesterfield , August 7, 1950, J. R. Vockeroth, 43, 1♀ ( CNC)   . Whatever Lake , July 1, 1989, J. Pilny, 13 ( CNC)   . Quebec: Bradore Bay, July 31, August 2, 8, 1930, W. J. Brown, 143, 1♀ ( CAS, CNC)   . Payne Bay, July 27, 31, August 1, 2, 10, 12, 15, 18, 1958, W. R. M. Mason, 403 ( CNC)   . Yukon Territory: 58 mi E of Dawson, Gravel Lake , 2050 ft, August 10, 1962, R. E. Leech, 13 ( CNC)   . Herschel Island , July 25, 1971, W. R. M. Mason, 23 ( CNC)   . Koidern , July 24, 1982, L. A. Kelton, 1♀ ( CNC)   . USA: Alaska: Nome Co.: Unalakleet , July 5, 1961, R. Madge, 13 ( CNC)   . North Slope Co.: Cape Thompson , July 29, 1961, R. Madge, 43, 1♀ ( CNC)   . Southeast Fairbanks Co.: 8 mi W of Dot Lake , August 10, 1968, W. Ivie, 13, 1♀ ( AMNH)   . Colorado: Clear Creek Co.: Mount Goliath , 12,000 ft, August 7, 1986 and August 21, 1987, D. A. and J. T. Polhemus, 4♀ ( JTP)   . Larimer Co.: Rocky Mountain National Park , 10,500 ft, August 8, 1968, E. C. Becker, 1♀ ( CNC)   .

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Chlamydatus

Loc

Chlamydatus wilkinsoni

SCHUH, RANDALL T. & SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL D. 2005
2005
Loc

Agalliastes wilkinsoni

Douglas, J. W. & J. Scott 1866: 273
1866