Chariesterus armatus ( Thunberg, 1825 ),

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: 491

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.5.479

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4606234

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039F87AE-FD7F-FFCF-87E6-FC63FEAE6BDB

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Chariesterus armatus ( Thunberg, 1825 )
status

 

Chariesterus armatus ( Thunberg, 1825) 

( Fig. 26View Figure 25–33)

http://lsid.speciesfile.org/urn:lsid:Coreoidea.speciesfile. org:TaxonName:457335

Distribution. Argentina: Chaco, Tucumán, and Salta ( Pennington 1922); Brazil, [ New Granada], Paraguay, and Trinidad ( Packauskas 2010).

Material examined. 1♂, 08-XII-2008, Zamudio, Colleselli & Gómez de Olivera colls., PNI0311 ( MLP). 

Remarks. First record for Misiones province.

This species can be distinguished from the other spe- cies of the genus by the humeral spines shorter and not arcuate but directed laterally and slightly upward rather than forward, the tomentum of the pronotum interspersed with erect setae, and the abdominal dorsum rosaceous to sanguineous in the middle and black at base and apex (Ruckes 1955).

MLP

Museo de La Plata

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coreidae

Genus

Chariesterus