Brasineura, Silva-Neto & García Aldrete, 2015

Lima, Daniel Moura, Silva-Neto, Alberto Moreira Da, García Aldrete, Alfonso N. & Bravo, Freddy, 2020, Brasineura Silva-Neto & García Aldrete (Psocodea, ‘ Psocoptera’, Ptiloneuridae) new species, new records and variation in the wing venations, Zootaxa 4819 (2), pp. 375-384: 376

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4819.2.9

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4440702

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Brasineura
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Key to the males of Brasineura  species, modified from Silva-Neto et al. (2018)

1. Phallosomal side struts proximally not fused ( Figs 7View FIGURES 1–8, 21View FIGURES 15–22)...................................................... 2

-. Phallosomal side struts proximally fused ( Figs 28View FIGURES 26–28 –32 in Silva-Neto et al. 2018).................................... 3

2. Hypandrium without a projection in the middle ( Fig.6View FIGURES 1–8); phallosome with two pairs of endophallic sclerites, external parameres distally forked ( Fig. 7View FIGURES 1–8)....................................................................... B.calori  sp. n.

-. Hypandrium with a projection in the middle ( Fig. 20View FIGURES 15–22); phallosome with three pairs of endophallic sclerites, external parameres distally not forked ( Fig. 21View FIGURES 15–22)............................................................... B. morrense  sp. n.

3. External parameres distally not forked ( Figs 28View FIGURES 26–28, 31 in Silva-Neto et al. 2018)...................................... 4

-. External parameres distally forked ( Figs 29View FIGURE 29, 30, 32 in Silva-Neto et al. 2018)...................................... 5

4. Antero-mesal pair of endophallic sclerites sinuous, with a row of tiny spines in the middle, and distally acuminate; external parameres distally with a small area more sclerotized, almost triangular ( Fig. 28View FIGURES 26–28 in Silva-Neto et al. 2018)........................................................................................................ B. diamantina 

-. Antero-mesal pair of endophallic sclerites bow-shaped, without spines and distally not acuminate; external parameres distally with an acuminate projection, curved outwards (Fig. 31 in Silva-Neto et al. 2018)............................ B. jiboia 

5. Phallobase with numerous small tripartite structures, spine-like; antero-mesal pair of endophallic sclerites short, stout and arising in the middle of the phallosome (Fig. 32 in Silva-Neto et al. 2018).................................... B. spinosa 

-. Phallobase without spine-like structures; antero-mesal pair of endophallic sclerites long, slender and arising in the region of the phallobase........................................................................................... 6

6. Hypandrium with a projection in the middle ( Fig. 6View FIGURES 1–8 in Silva-Neto et al. 2016); external parameres distally with three acuminate projections (Fig. 30 in Silva-Neto et a l. 2018); paraprocts elongate, distally curved outwards ( Fig. 5View FIGURES 1–8 in Silva-Neto et al. 2016c)................................................................................. B. serranortensis 

-. Hypandrium without a projection in the middle ( Fig. 13View FIGURES 9–14 in Silva-Neto & García Aldrete 2015); external parameres distally with two acuminate projections ( Fig. 29View FIGURE 29 in Silva-Neto et al. 2018); paraprocts not elongate, distally not curved outwards ( Fig. 12View FIGURES 9–14 in Silva-Neto & García Aldrete 2015............................................................. B. troglophilica