Homalocoris varius ( Perty, 1833 ),

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: 481

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.479

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4606053

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scientific name

Homalocoris varius ( Perty, 1833 )
status

 

Homalocoris varius ( Perty, 1833) 

Distribution. Argentina: Chaco ( Maldonado Capriles 1972); Bolivia, Brazil, British Guiana, Honduras, Colombia, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, and Venezuela ( Maldonado Capriles 1987).

Material examined. 1♂ 1♀, P.N. Iguazú, XII-[19]79, Carpintero coll., PNI0013-14 (MACN). 

Remarks. First record for Misiones province.

This species can be distinguished by its pale yellow- ish annulated black legs, the ochraceous lateral margins of the pronotum, and the variegate hemelytra ( Brailovsky 1981).