Teleonemia scrupulosa Stål, 1873,

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: 487

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.479

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4606188

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F87AE-FD7B-FFCB-87E6-F7CDFAAC6B0E

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Teleonemia scrupulosa Stål, 1873
status

 

Teleonemia scrupulosa Stål, 1873 

( Fig. 20View Figure 18–20)

Distribution. Antilles, Australia, Brazil, British Gui- ana, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Fiji Is., French Guiana, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Mexico, Micronesia, Netherlands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad, Republic of Mauritius, Saint Vincent, Venezuela, and USA ( Drake and Ruhoff 1965).

Material examined. 2♀ 1♂, 25°40´40.8ʺ S, 54°26ʹ55.9ʺ W, 1-XI-2012, S.I. Montemayor coll., PNI0154-6 (MLP);  19♂ 11♀, CIES, 2-XI-2012, P.M. Dellapé coll., PNI0157-86 (MLP);  4♂ 2♀, CIES, 2-XI- 2012 PNI0187-92 (MLP);  1♀, CIES, 8-XII-2013, G. Dellapé coll., PNI0193 (MLP). 

Remarks. New country record.

This species can be distinguished by its five cephalic spines, its short hood not reaching the anterior margin of the eyes, its pronotum three carinated, the paranota cari- nae like, the hemelytra with dark brown “X” pattern and its costal area with one row of rectangular areolae.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Tingidae

Genus

Teleonemia