Nezara immaculata Freeman, 1940

Ferrari, Augusto, Schwertner, Cristiano Feldens & Grazia, Jocelia, 2010, Review, cladistic analysis and biogeography of Nezara Amyot & Serville (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), Zootaxa 2424, pp. 1-41 : 32-33

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https://doi.org/ doi:10.11646/zootaxa.2424.1.1

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scientific name

Nezara immaculata Freeman, 1940
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Nezara immaculata Freeman, 1940

( Fig. 2 View FIGURE 2 D View FIGURE 2 , 5 View FIGURE 5 , 6A–B View FIGURE 6 , 7 J View FIGURE 7 , 8 J View FIGURE 8 , 9 J View FIGURE 9 , 11 M–N View FIGURE 11 , 15 G–I View FIGURE 15 , 16 J View FIGURE 16 , 18 E View FIGURE 18 )

Nezara immaculata Freeman, 1940: 364 Diagnosis. Thorax: transverse parallel lines of punctures on pronotum present ( Fig. 2 View FIGURE 2 D View FIGURE 2 ), shared with N. niamensis and N. robusta ; ostiolar ruga auriculate, conspicuous. Abdomen: black maculae of urosternites always absent; margins of connexivum with a red band, sometimes extended along margins of corium and pronotum, shared with N. robusta and N. immaculata . Male: ventral rim of pygophore with brims reduced, not continuous at mid line, with a bifid projection ( Fig. 8 View FIGURE 8 J View FIGURE 8 ), as in N. robusta ; paramere trilobate, median lobe carinate ( Fig. 8 View FIGURE 8 J View FIGURE 8 ) as in N. robusta . Female: posterior margins with gonocoxites 8 straight; basal half of laterotergites 9 laterally concave and medially convex ( Fig. 16 View FIGURE 16 J View FIGURE 16 ).

Material examined: Nezara immaculata Freeman, 1940 Holotype male (♂ — BMNH) with the labels: a) C. Abyssinia Lake Zwai May. 1914 O. Kovacs b) Brit. Mus. 1923 - 306 c) Holotype. ETHIOPIA: C. Abyssinia: Lake Zwai ., O. Kovacs, V. 1914, Brit. Mus. 1923 - 306, Paratype (1 ♀ BMNH); KENYA: Brit. E. Afr., Aberdare Mts 7000 to 8500ft., E. foot & slopes, S.A. Neave, 24–27.II. 1911, Brit. Mus. 1911 - 177, Paratype (13 — BMNH); Embu dist., Dr. Leakey, Kenya Natl. Mus. Exchange, (1 ♀ NMNH).

BMNH

United Kingdom, London, The Natural History Museum [formerly British Museum (Natural History)]

NMNH

USA, Washington D.C., National Museum of Natural History, [formerly, United States National Museum]

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pentatomidae

Genus

Nezara

Loc

Nezara immaculata Freeman, 1940

Ferrari, Augusto, Schwertner, Cristiano Feldens & Grazia, Jocelia 2010
2010