Erythemis attala (Selys, 1857)

Márquez, Javier A., Principe, Romina E., Berejnoi, Diego E., Rodríguez, José S., Bedano, José C. & Molineri, Carlos, 2019, Dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata) from Córdoba and San Luis provinces, Argentina, Check List 15 (2), pp. 327-337 : 332

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/15.2.327

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5478487

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039FF53F-FFE5-B01E-7D60-58ABD4AAF8FA

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Erythemis attala
status

 

Erythemis attala (Selys in Sagra, 1857)

Figure 12

Material examined. 1 male Site 3, D.E. Berejnoi col. 20-XII-2017 ( UNRC-ZIIO 0040).

Identification. This species can be distinguished from the other species of Erythemis in Argentina by the lateral and ventral carinas of abdominal segment 4 separated by a distance equal to or less than one-fourth the length of the lateral carina, the thorax and abdomen are black in mature males, and the black basal spot on hind wings reaches beyond the cubito anal (CuP-crossing) cross vein ( Williamson 1923).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata

Family

Libellulidae

Genus

Erythemis