Macrelmis thorpei Hinton, 1945,

Almeida, Maria Do Livramento Sampaio De, Fernandes, André Silva & Rini, Rafael Bold-, 2020, A new species of Macrelmis Motschulsky, 1859 (Coleoptera: Elmidae) and new records of Elmidae from Roraima State, northern Brazil, Zootaxa 4718 (2), pp. 277-284: 281

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4718.2.9

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:24880E1B-9624-45A5-AFDB-AE96934DF54D

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/646FFA62-FFFC-FF94-D1F2-CAC5FB31F8E0

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Plazi

scientific name

Macrelmis thorpei Hinton, 1945
status

 

Macrelmis thorpei Hinton, 1945 

( Fig. 8View FIGURES 7–12)

Diagnosis: Body robust, length 3.00 mm; sublateral carinae on the pronotum poorly developed; surface of pronotum and elytra clothed with erect microscopic setae; entire surface of metasternal disk tomentose; hind tibiae with two apical tomentose fringes on the; paremeres much shorter than median lobe ( Hinton 1945).

Distribution: Brazil (Amazonas). New record: Roraima State.

Material examined. Brazil, Roraima State, Alto Alegre municipality, Flona de  Roraima, Igarapé Preto (P4) (02°56’18.05”N / 61°37’27.28”W), Pennsylvania trap, RGoogleMaps  . Boldrini , 18.XII.2017, two males ( UFRR)  .

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Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Elmidae

Genus

Macrelmis