Gyrelmis obesa Hinton, 1940

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-CB49FBF6FA9C

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Gyrelmis obesa Hinton, 1940
status

 

Gyrelmis obesa Hinton, 1940  

( Fig. 7 View FIGURES 7–12 )

Diagnosis: Body robust, obovate, length 4.95 mm; cuticle shining black to rufo-piceous; pronotum with median longitudinal impression deep, broad, and long; tibiae with dark gray bands; parameres in dorsal view sinuous, with apices curved inward and in lateral view slightly arcuate apically (Hinton 1940, Spangler 1990).

Distribution: Guiana Francesa, Brazil (Amazonas). New record: Roraima State.

Material examined. Brazil, Roraima State, Boa Vista municipality, Igarapé Aruanã (P3) (03°04’00.40”N / 60°42’46.24”W), Pennsylvania trap, F.S.Barbosa, 27.VIII.2017, one male ( UFRR) GoogleMaps   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Elmidae

Genus

Gyrelmis