Lestes tricolor Erichson, 1848

Lencioni, F. A. A., Neiss, U. G., Dutra, S. L., Furieri, K. S., Juen, L., Batista, J. D. & Vilela, Diogo S., 2021, Synopsis of Lestes from Brazil with description of Lestes demarcoi sp. nov (Zygoptera: Lestidae), Zootaxa 4990 (3), pp. 511-541: 522-523

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4990.3.4

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Lestes tricolor Erichson, 1848
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Lestes tricolor Erichson, 1848  

Fig. 12 View FIGURE 12 (♂ —App), Fig. 24 View FIGURE 24 (♂ —habitus), Fig. 32 View FIGURE 32 (♀ —habitus), Fig. 37 View FIGURE 37 (F— ♀ S8–10), Fig. 39 View FIGURE 39 (F— ♀ basal plate), Fig. 40 View FIGURE 40 (L— ♀ pectoral color pattern).

Etymology: tricolor   = tri, Latin for three + color, Latin for colored.

Lestes tricolor Erichson, 1848: 585   (description and comparison with L. sponsa   ); Kirby 1890: 161 View Cited Treatment (data on species description and distribution); Selys 1862: 313 (description of male and female, distribution); Calvert 1909: 102 (key, data on distribution, illustration of appendages in lateral and dorsal views, thorax in ventral view); Jurzitza 1981: 117 (occurrence in Argentina); Davies & Tobin 1984: 34 (data on publication and distribution); Costa & Carneiro 1994: 305 (larva); Lencioni 2005: 100, Fig. 59(A–C) (data on description, data on type locality, data on type deposition, data on distribution, data on larval description, original illustration of appendages in lateral and dorsal views, thorax in ventral view from Calvert 1909); Costa et al. 2006: 60-61, Fig. 31 View FIGURE 31 (pterothorax color pattern in ventral view, key for adult males); Lencioni 2006: 259 (larva, illustrations from Costa & Carneiro 1994); Garrison et al. 2010: 117 (data on species); Lencioni 2017: 115–116, Fig. 50A–D, 51A–B (data on description, type locality, type deposition, distribution, and larval description, appendages in lateral and mediodorsal views, female S 8–10 in lateral view, thorax in ventral view, male and female habitus).

Types. Syntypes in MNHU (Examined)   .

Larva described. Yes ( Costa & Carneiro 1994).

Material examined. (1 ♂ + 1 ♀): 1 ♂ + 1 ♀ Brazil: Espírito Santo — Flona do Rio Preto —P99, 23.iii.2005, K.S. Furieri, R. Kawada, R. & R.R. Silva leg.  

Distribution. Brazil (Espírito Santo, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina), Argentina (Misiones) and Guyana.

Diagnostic characters. ♂ — Cercus in lateral view: basal 2/3 straight, apical 1/3 comma–like with a very narrow tip covered with long pale setae. Cercus in medioventral view: basal and apical expansions semicircular, without spines. Paraproct in lateral view: less than half the length of cercus. Paraproct in dorsal view: narrow and slightly triangular.

♀ —Basal plate: species belonging to basal plate group 1 ( Fig. 38 View FIGURE 38 ), with dorsal side longer than ventral side. Posterior side with ventral section twice the length of the dorsal section. Convex dorsal and ventral sides. Dorsal section of posterior side slightly concave ( Fig. 39F View FIGURE 39 ). Pectoral color pattern as in Fig. 40L View FIGURE 40 .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata

Family

Lestidae

Genus

Lestes

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Lestes tricolor Erichson, 1848

Lencioni, F. A. A., Neiss, U. G., Dutra, S. L., Furieri, K. S., Juen, L., Batista, J. D. & Vilela, Diogo S. 2021
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Loc

Lestes tricolor

Lencioni, F. A. A. 2017: 115
Garrison, R. W. & von Ellenrieder, N. & Louton, J. A. 2010: 117
Costa, J. M. & Souza, L. O. I. & Muzon, J. 2006: 60
Lencioni, F. A. A. 2006: 259
Lencioni, F. A. A. 2005: 100
Costa, J. M. & Carneiro, S. M. V. 1994: 305
Davies, D. A. L. & Tobin, P. 1984: 34
Jurzitza, G. 1981: 117
Calvert, P. P. 1909: 102
Kirby, W. F. 1890: 161
Selys Longchamps, E. de 1862: 313
Erichson, W. F. 1848: 585
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