Chelycoris lethierry ( Montandon, 1895 ),

María C. Melo, Gimena Dellapé, Leonela Olivera, Pablo S. Varela, Sara I. Montemayor & Pablo M. Dellapé, 2017, Diversity of true bugs from Iguazú National Park, Argentina, Check List 13 (5), pp. 479-511: 501

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.479

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4606428

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F87AE-FD65-FFD5-87E6-F868FBD46A4D

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Plazi

scientific name

Chelycoris lethierry ( Montandon, 1895 )
status

 

Chelycoris lethierry ( Montandon, 1895)  ( Fig. 43View Figure 38–44)

Distribution. Argentina: Córdoba, Salta, and Tucumán; Brazil, Peru and Uruguay ( Barcellos et al. 2014, Eger et al. 2015).

Material examined. 1♂, XI-1944, M. Birabén coll., PNI0821 (MLP). 

Remarks. First record for Misiones province.

This species can be distinguished by its elongate oval body of about 11 mm or more, and the shape of the pygo- phore (Eger pers. com.).