Pagelmis amazonica Spangler, 1981

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: 282

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-FFFD-FF95-D1F2-CEB0FB8CFCDC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Pagelmis amazonica Spangler, 1981
status

 

Pagelmis amazonica Spangler, 1981  

( Fig. 10 View FIGURES 7–12 )

Diagnosis: Body elongate, small, length 1.8 mm, subparallel, and moderately convex; pronotum without carinae or impressions; integument with an opaque plastron which apparently covers body except head, eyes, antennae, mouthparts, middle of mesosternum, metasternum between middle coxae, a narrow medial area on basal two thirds; tibiae without cleaning fringes; sides of prosternal process parallel and narrow, around 1/3 as wide as long; trochanters of male hind legs with apicoventral tubercle ( Spangler 1981, Manzo 2005).

Distribution: Ecuador, Suriname. New record: Brazil, Roraima State.

Material examined. Brazil, Roraima State, Boa Vista municipality, Rio Cauamé (P5) (02°51’49.00”N / 60°42’ 55.00”W), Pennsylvania, R GoogleMaps   . Boldrini , 10. VI   .2017, three males, one female ( UFRR).

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

VI

Mykotektet, National Veterinary Institute

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Elmidae

Genus

Pagelmis