Purex formosus Hebard, 1920

Girod, Christophe & Matzke, Danilo, 2020, Annotated checklist of the Dermaptera (Insecta) of French Guiana, Zoosystema 42 (4), pp. 57-76: 68-69

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5252/zoosystema2020v42a4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:CEEF2677-1D01-4298-A0CF-3B05E1DEF92C

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3703978

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039B878E-FF8B-EB56-FC60-9C51FD7DFAC1

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Purex formosus Hebard, 1920
status

 

Purex formosus Hebard, 1920  

( Fig. 9 C View FIG ; 10 A View FIG )

Purex formosus Hebard, 1920: 340   .

TYPE SPECIMEN. — French Guiana, male, MNHN [type examined]   .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — 9 specimens ( Fig. 9 C View FIG , 10 A View FIG )   .

French Guiana • 1 ♂; Maripasoula, contreforts du Mitaraka , crique Alama ; 2°14’2”N, 54°27’0”W; 16.III.2015; La Planète Revisitée – MNHN /PNI Guyane 2015 (APA-973-1) com.; coll. CGIR GoogleMaps   1♀, 1 ♂; same locality; 21.III.2015; La Planète Revisitée – MNHN / PNI Guyane 2015 (APA-973-1) com.; MNHN   5 ♀; same locality; 25.III.2015; La Planète Revisitée – MNHN /PNI Guyane 2015 (APA- 973-1) com.; MNHN (2); coll. CGIR (3)   1 ♂; Kourou; Gourdonville ; 5°1’N, 52°39’W; 1914; R. Benoist leg.; MNHN (holotype) GoogleMaps   .

DISTRIBUTION. — French Guiana ( Steinmann 1989b; Hebard 1920; Brindle 1971b).

REMARK

Described from French Guiana. The type is stored in the MNHN collection. The specimen collected during “Our Planet Reviewed” expedition perfectly fits with the holotype. It seems that it is the first time that the female is collected.

MNHN

France, Paris, Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

CGIR

CGIR

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Dermaptera

Family

Spongiphoridae

Genus

Purex

Loc

Purex formosus Hebard, 1920

Girod, Christophe & Matzke, Danilo 2020
2020
Loc

Purex formosus

Hebard 1920: 340
1920