Mystilus carinatus Lansbury, 1963

Yeshwanth, H. M. & Chérot, F., 2019, The Indian Mecistoscelini (Insecta, Heteroptera, Miridae, Mirinae): A preliminary review, Zootaxa 4711 (1), pp. 157-174: 166

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4711.1.6

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5623473

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Mystilus carinatus Lansbury, 1963
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Mystilus carinatus Lansbury, 1963  

Mystilus carinatus: Lansbury 1963: 2   , 7, 10–11 (as new species, head, parameres); Schuh 1995: 684 (catalog); Schuh 2002 – 2013 (online catalog).

Diagnosis. Frons and vertex black (with bluish black iridescence according to Lansbury 1963). Mandibular plate and tylus yellowish. Eyes black. Antennal segments I yellowish with reddish spots, and a reddish patch apically. Segment II whitish basally, reddish medially and apically. Antennal segments III and IV darker (dark brown to black according to Lansbury 1963). Pronotal collar yellow. Pronotal disk and callosities black (bluish black according to Lansbury 1963), the disk posteriorly yellow ( Fig. 24 View FIGURES 22–25 ). Callosities rounded, separated medially, reaching lateral margins in dorsal view. Mesoscutum almost covered, brown. Scutellum dark brown to bluish black, longitudinally keeled and transversally striate. Hemelytra whitish, translucent, including cunei and membrane. Base of clavii and coria brown, as apex of clavii. Male genitalic structures as Figs 32–37 View FIGURES 32–37 . Left paramere devoid of tertiary apophysis ( Fig. 36 View FIGURES 32–37 ). Right paramere body swollen ( Fig. 34–35 View FIGURES 32–37 ). Apex of right paramere almost in body axis, hooked. Female genitalic structures unknown. Measurements of Indian specimens in table 1.

Material examined. Type: INDIA: KERALA, Holotype (m), Travancore, Thekkadi, Periyar dam, 6 to 10.v.1937 ( BMNH). Other examined specimens: INDIA: KERALA, 2m, 5f, Kollam, Arippa, 8º51’03.78” N, 77º 02’ 31.72” E, 13.xi.2014, Yeshwanth H.M. leg., Ex: Ochlandra   sp. ( UASB). GoogleMaps  

Distribution. India: Kerala: Travancore, Thekkadi, Periyar dam., Arippa.

UASB

University of Agricultural Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Miridae

Genus

Mystilus

Loc

Mystilus carinatus Lansbury, 1963

Yeshwanth, H. M. & Chérot, F. 2019
2019
Loc

Mystilus carinatus: Lansbury 1963: 2

Schuh, R. T. 1995: 684
Lansbury, I. 1963: 2
1963