Microvelia hinei Drake

Dias-Silva, Karina, Moreira, Felipe Ferraz Figueiredo, Giehl, Nubia França Da Silva, Nóbrega, Caroline Correa & Cabette, Helena Soares Ramos, 2013, Gerromorpha (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) of eastern Mato Grosso State, Brazil: checklist, new records, and species distribution modeling, Zootaxa 3736 (3), pp. 201-235: 218-219

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3736.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:12248658-6C84-45CC-BA1C-311822CBA328

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F287D9-FFF0-4C65-FF24-F901FCB258D8

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Plazi

scientific name

Microvelia hinei Drake
status

 

Microvelia hinei Drake  

Distribution in Brazil: AM, MT!, MG, SP.

Biological aspects: Representatives of this species have been collected on a 1 st order environment upstream of a waterfall on a preserved stream with direct incidence of light. The marginal vegetation is composed by native grass and few bushes, typical of the Cerrado.

Comments: This species is distributed from Canada to Argentina   , but very few collections have been made on tropical areas. In Brazil, it was previously known from the North and Southeast, being herein recorded for the first time from the Central-West ( Fig. 10 View FIGURE 10 ).

Material examined: PT 12, (2 ♂, 2 ♀), [nº 2459], 24.IX. 2010.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Veliidae

Genus

Microvelia