Atyphella lewisi 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 : 49

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5324292

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5324292

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scientific name

Atyphella lewisi Ballantyne, 2000
status

 

Atyphella lewisi Ballantyne, 2000

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Atyphella lewisi Ballantyne in Ballantyne & Lambkin, 2000: 41, 2001: 364, 2006: 30.

Holotype. Male. AUSTRALIA: Mt Lewis Road , via Julatten ( ANIC).

Diagnosis. One of the six Australian species with striped elytra; small (<6 mm long); similar to A. brevis and A. ellioti , distinguished by its size, convex frons-vertex junction, 2 interstitial lines and the apparently bipartite LO in V7; probable female brachelytral, hind wings absent, elytra do not approach in mid-line. Larva not associated.

ANIC

Australian National Insect Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Lampyridae

Genus

Atyphella

Loc

Atyphella lewisi Ballantyne, 2000

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

Atyphella lewisi

Ballantyne, L. A. & Lambkin, C. 2000: 41
2000