Hydrochus argutus Knisch

Perkins, Philip D., 2020, Taxonomy of Peruvian water beetles in the genus Hydrochus Leach, 1817 (Coleoptera: Hydrochidae), Zootaxa 4868 (1), pp. 61-89: 86

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4868.1.4

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4417482

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scientific name

Hydrochus argutus Knisch
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Hydrochus argutus Knisch  

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Hydrochus argutus Knisch 1921: 3   .

Hydrochus johannapietersenae Makhan 1995   ; Oliva (1996); Perkins (2019a).

Originally described from Brazil. Also reported from Argentina, Bolivia, and Paraguay ( Oliva, 1996); however, additional confirmation of the records from Argentina and Bolivia are needed. Confirmation of the Paraguay record ( H. johannapietersenae   jr. syn.) was given in Perkins (2019a). Locality and deposition data records have been published for Ecuador ( Perkins 2020b). Records from Peru are given below. Habitus and male genitalia illustrations are given in Perkins (2019a).

Material examined (79): Peru: Tambopata , lodge, uv light, 14.viii.1982, leg. J. J. Anderson (1 NMNH)   ; Ucayali, Rio Calleria, 15 km from Ucalagi , 3–13.x.1961, leg. Borys Malkin (1 NMNH)   ; Madre de Dios, Rio Tambopata Res ; 30 air km SW Pto. Maldonado, elev. 290 m (13°0’S, 69°33’W), 2–5.xi.1979, leg. J. B. Heppner (14 NMNH) GoogleMaps   ; same locality, 6–10.xi.1979, leg. J. B. Heppner (16 NMNH) GoogleMaps   ; same locality, 11–15.xi.1979, leg. J. B. Heppner (8 NMNH) GoogleMaps   ; same locality, 16–20.xi.1979, leg. J. B. Heppner (9 NMNH) GoogleMaps   ; same locality, 21–25.xi.1979, leg. J. B. Heppner (17 NMNH) GoogleMaps   ; same locality, 26–30.xi.1979, leg. J. B. Heppner (13 NMNH) GoogleMaps   .

NMNH

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Hydrochidae

Genus

Hydrochus

Loc

Hydrochus argutus Knisch

Perkins, Philip D. 2020
2020
Loc

Hydrochus argutus

Knisch, A. 1921: 3
1921