Zelus Fabricius, 1803

Gil-Santana, Hélcio R., 2019, New records, taxonomic notes, and the description of a new species of Reduviidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) from Ecuador, Zootaxa 4613 (3), pp. 502-520: 517

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4613.3.5

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6E917C12-8871-4FFF-B5C7-9866E6A5CAA9

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4513682

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E487A0-877B-FFDD-FF54-F60531ACFA94

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Plazi

scientific name

Zelus Fabricius, 1803
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Genus Zelus Fabricius, 1803  

Zelus Fabricius, 1803   is the most speciose New World genus in the tribe Harpactorini   ( Reduviidae   : Harpactorinae   ) ( Zhang et al. 2016). The latter authors have recently provided a comprehensive revision of Zelus   , recognizing 71 species, among which 24 were described as new.