Protosticta joepani Dow, Phan & Choong

Dow, Rory A., Phan, Quoc Toan & Choong, Chee Yen, 2020, Protosticta joepani sp. nov. from Borneo with notes on P. kinabaluensis Laidlaw 1915 (Odonata: Zygoptera: Platystictidae), Zootaxa 4729 (3), pp. 371-387: 374-376

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4729.3.5

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/42E36273-FE88-43B3-B0C9-B7EA6574F8E0

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scientific name

Protosticta joepani Dow, Phan & Choong
status

sp. nov.

Protosticta joepani Dow, Phan & Choong   , sp. nov.

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Protosticta   new species cf kinabaluensis   ;— Afendy et al. 2017: 3 (Crocker Range, Sabah).

Protosticta   species;— Dow & Ngiam 2014: 26 (records from Kapit Division, Sarawak, summary of distribution).

Holotype. 1 ♂ (SAR05_PST31), second order tributary to stream with failed small scale hydroelectric dam (ca 3.752N, 115.443E), Bario , Kelabit Highlands, Miri Division, Sarawak, Malaysia, ca 1,070–1,120m a.s.l., 17 v 2005, leg. R. A. Dow; deposited at the Naturalis Biodiversity Center ( RMNH), Leiden, the Netherlands. GoogleMaps  

Paratypes. All from Malaysian Borneo. Sarawak: 1 ♂ (SAR13_14_PST52), streams on steep hill, 930– 1,040m a.s.l. (ca 1.863N, 114.706E), Tapek Mageh area, Ulu Balui, Kapit Division , 1 ix 2013, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR13_14_PST67), same location and collector, 2 ix 2013, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR07_8_PST9), steep tributary to stream on Gunung Kalulong (ca 3.207N, 114.669E), upper Baram, Miri Division , ca 930m a.s.l. 18 xii 2007, leg. G. T GoogleMaps   . Reels, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR09_10_PST175), in forest beside stream at same location, 8 x 2009, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♀ (SAR06-PST63), Camp 2 stream system (ca 4.042N, 114.871E), Gu- nung Mulu, Gunung Mulu National Park, Miri Division , ca 500m a.s.l., 19 ii 2006, leg. J. Simun, in coll. Dow GoogleMaps   ; 1 ♂ (SAR17_PST206), 1 ♀ (SAR17_PST207), Transect 4 (ca 3.316N, 115.475E), Tama Abu Forest Reserve , Miri Division , ca 950–1000m a.s.l., 15 viii 2017, leg. R GoogleMaps   GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR17_PST209), same location, 22 viii 2017, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR17_PST208), Transect 3 (ca 3.314N, 115.48), same area, ca 915m a.s.l., 16 viii 2017, leg. R   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 2 ♂♂ (SAR05_PST2,3) trailside near tributary to water sup- ply stream (ca 3.745N, 115.439E), Bario, Kelabit Highlands, Miri Division , ca 1,100–1,150m a.s.l., 3 iv 2005, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR05_PST141), 1 ♀ (SAR06_PST142), same location and collector, 14 iii 2006.in coll. Dow GoogleMaps   ; 1 ♂ (SAR05_PST32), 1 ♀ (SAR05_PST33), perched on bank by trail near tributary to stream with failed small scale hydroelectric dam (ca 3.752N, 115.443E), Bario, Kelabit Highlands, Miri Division , ca 1,070 –1,120 m a.s.l., 6 iv 2005, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♀ (SAR05_PST34), same location, 18 v 2005, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR06_PST138), trailside, Pa’Gelawat (3.798N, 115.465E), Pulong Tau National Park, Kelabit Highlands , Miri Division , ca 1,350–1,400m a.s.l., 19 iii 2006, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ (SAR11_12_ PST207, RMNH.INS.506313), trailside, same location, 1300-1350m a.s.l., 15 iv 2012, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in RMNH   ; 1 ♂ (SAR11_12_PST206, RMNH.INS.506319), trailside, same location, 1100–1200m a.s.l., 18 iv 2012, leg. R   . A. Dow, in RMNH   ; 1 ♂ (SAR11_12_PST438), tributary to Pa’Lungan (ca 3.849N, 115.557E), same National Park , ca 1330m a.s.l., 11 iv 2012, leg. K. Aran, in coll. Dow. GoogleMaps   Sabah: 1 ♂, Poring Hot Springs (coordinates at the Hot Springs: 6.048N, 116.703E), Mount Kinabalu National Park, West Coast Division , 29 ix 2007, leg. H. Takizaka, in KPMNH GoogleMaps   ; 1 ♂, same location and collector, 27 x 2007, in KPMNH GoogleMaps   ; 2 ♂♂, same location, 4 iii 2008, leg. H. Ka- rube, in KPMNH GoogleMaps   ; 1 ♂ (SAB12_PST63, RMNH.INS.507692), small stream by trail to Langanan waterfall above Kipungit Waterfall , same area, ca 500–700m a.s.l., 12 ix 2012, leg. R   . A. Dow, in RMNH   ; 4 ♂♂ (SAB12_PST65, RMNH.INS.507694; SAB12_PST86, RMNH.INS.507695; SAB12_PST46–47), same area and collector, 12 ix 2012, in coll. Dow and RMNH   ; 1 ♂ (SAB12_PST64, RMNH.INS.507729), tributaries and trail, Sungai Wariau, Sayap (coordinates for Sayap station ca 6.164N, 116.565E), same National Park , ca 900-1,100m a.s.l., 14 ix 2012, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in RMNH   ; 2 ♂♂ (SAB12_PST76, RMNH.INS.507739; SAB12_PST79, RMNH.INS.507742), 2 ♀♀ (SAB12_PST22; SAB12_PST75, RMNH.INS.507738), tributaries and trail, Sungai Kemantis , same area and collector, 15 ix 2012, in col. Dow and RMNH   ; 3 ♂♂ (SAB2018_PTS01; SAB2018_PTS02; SAB2018_PTS03) 4 ♀♀ (SAB2018_PTS06: SAB2018_PTS07; SAB2018_PTS08; SAB2018_PTS09), trail to subcamp 1 from the base camp Mantailang (5.171N, 115.935E), 600m a.s.l., Crocker Range National Park, Interior Division , 11 xi 2018, leg. C.Y. Choong, in CIS GoogleMaps   ; 2 ♂♂ (SAB2018_PTS04, to be deposited in Sabah Parks; SAB2018_PTS05, to be deposited in Sabah Forestry Department), same location, 13 xi 2018, leg. C.Y. Choong; 1 ♂ (SAB12_PST82, RMNH.INS.507759), 1 ♀ (SAB12_PST83, RMNH.INS.507760), trail to Batu Dinding stream system, Inobong (coordinates for Inobong Station ca 5.859N, 116.139E), same National Park but West Coast Division , 20 ix 2012, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in RMNH   ; 1 ♂ (SAB2017_PTS01), steep bank by forest stream at Batu Timbang Research Station (coordinates 5.02N, 117.08E), 450m a.s.l., Imbak Canyon Conservation Area, Sandakan Division , 21 viii 2017, leg, C.Y. Choong, in CIS GoogleMaps   .

Other material. All from Malaysian Borneo. Sarawak: 1 ♀ (teneral), streams on steep hill (ca 1.863N, 114.706E), 930–1,040m a.s.l., Tapek Mageh area, Ulu Balui, Kapit Division, 1 ix 2013, leg. R.A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♀ (teneral), same location and collector, 2 ix 2013, in coll. Dow; 3 ♂♂, perched on bank by trail near tributary to stream with failed small scale hydroelectric dam (ca 3.752N, 115.443E), Bario, Kelabit Highlands, Miri Division , ca 1,070–1,120m a.s.l., 6 iv 2005, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂, 1 ♀, trailside near water supply stream (ca 3.745N, 115.439E), Bario, Kelabit Highlands, Miri Division , ca 1,100–1,150m a.s.l., 19 v 2005, leg. R GoogleMaps   .A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 3 ♂♂, same location and collector, 17 iii 2006, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂, trailside, Pa’Gelawat (3.798N, 115.465E), Pulong Tau National Park, Kelabit Highlands, Miri Division , ca 1,350–1,400m a.s.l., 15 iv 2012, in RMNH GoogleMaps   ; 1 ♂ ( RMNH. INS.506318)   , same location, altitude range and collector, 18 iv 2012, in RMNH   . Sabah: 2 ♂♂, tributaries and trail, Sungai Wariau, Sayap (coordinates for Sayap station ca 6.164N, 116.565E), Mount Kinabalu National Park , West Coast Division , 14 ix 2012, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow   ; 4 ♂♂, 1 ♀, tributaries and trail, Sungai Kemantis, same area and collector, 15 ix 2012, in coll. Dow   ; 1 ♀ (semi-teneral), Sungai Lumotok Besar, same area and collector, 15 ix 2012, in coll. Dow   ; 1 ♂ (teneral), 1 ♀ ( RMNH.INS.507767), tributary to Kimamabang waterfall stream, Inobong (coordinates for Inobong Station ca 5.859N, 139E), Crocker Range National Park , West Coast Division , 21 ix 2012, leg. R   . A. Dow, in coll. Dow; 1 ♂ ( RMNH.INS.507784), Mahua (5.801N, 116.406E), same National Park but Inte- rior Division , 22 ix 2012, leg. R GoogleMaps   . A. Dow , in RMNH   .

Etymology. joepani   , a noun in the genitive case. Named after Pan Tshin Siong (born 5 th March 1950), an enthusiastic amateur naturalist and photographer of Odonata   and other wildlife from Sabah, who uses the name Joe Pan for his social media posts concerning natural history.

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

RMNH

National Museum of Natural History, Naturalis

T

Tavera, Department of Geology and Geophysics

CIS

Cranbrook Institute of Science

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata

Family

Platystictidae

Genus

Protosticta

Loc

Protosticta joepani Dow, Phan & Choong

Dow, Rory A., Phan, Quoc Toan & Choong, Chee Yen 2020
2020
Loc

Protosticta

Afendy, A. & Dow, R. A. & Rahman, H. 2017: 3
2017
Loc

Protosticta

Dow, R. A. & Ngiam, R. W. J. 2014: 26
2014