Atyphella immaculata Ballantyne, 2000

Ballantyne, Lesley A. & Lambkin, Christine, 2009, Systematics of Indo-Pacific fireflies with a redefinition of Australasian Atyphella Olliff, Madagascan Photuroluciola Pic, and description of seven new genera from the Luciolinae (Coleoptera: Lampyridae), Zootaxa 1997, pp. 1-188: 46

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5324276

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5324276

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scientific name

Atyphella immaculata Ballantyne, 2000
status

 

Atyphella immaculata Ballantyne, 2000  

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Atyphella immaculata Ballantyne   in Ballantyne & Lambkin, 2000:38, 2001:364, 2006: 30.

Holotype. Male. AUSTRALIA: 15.49 S, 145.17 E, Mt Finnigan ( QMT 61139 View Materials ). GoogleMaps  

Diagnosis. One of only two Australian species with orange pronotum and very dark elytra [the other is Lloydiella majuscula   ]. Distinguished most obviously by its smaller size, parallel-sided elytra and lack of a hooded basal piece on the aedeagus. Female, larva not associated.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Lampyridae

Genus

Atyphella

Loc

Atyphella immaculata Ballantyne, 2000

Ballantyne, Lesley A. & Lambkin, Christine 2009
2009
Loc

Atyphella immaculata Ballantyne

Ballantyne, L. A. & Lambkin, C. 2000: 38
2000