Taphura sauliensis Boulard, 1971

Sanborn, Allen F., 2017, Generic redescription, seven new species and a key to the Taphura Stål, 1862 (Hemiptera: Cicadidae: Cicadetttinae: Taphurini), Zootaxa 4324 (3), pp. 451-481: 478

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4324.3.3

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Taphura sauliensis Boulard, 1971
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Taphura sauliensis Boulard, 1971  

Taphura sauliensis Boulard 1971: 688   (type material in MNHN).

Type locality. French Guiana, Saül.  

Remarks. The claspers are bifurcated at their terminus and bent towards the midline. The basal pygofer lobes are rounded finger-like extensions.

Distribution. The species is currently known from French Guiana, Colombia, and Peru (Duffels & van der Laan 1985; Sanborn 2013). The distribution of the species is expanded here to included Ecuador and Trinidad & Tobago.

Material examined for new records. “ECUADOR: Provincia / de Francisco de Orellana / Yasani National Park // S00° 40.478’, W076° 23.866’ / 25-IV-2005 CR Bartlett / N. Nazdrowicz, D. Chang ” one male and two females ( UDCC); “ ECUADOR GoogleMaps   : Provincia / de Francisco de Orellana / Yasani National Park // S00° 40.478’, W076° 23.866’ / 26-IV-2005 CR Bartlett / N. Nazdrowicz, D. Chang ” one female ( UDCC); “ ECUADOR GoogleMaps   : Provincia / de Francisco de Orellana / Yasani National Park // S00° 40.478’, W076° 23.866’ / 28-IV-2005 CR Bartlett / N. Nazdrowicz, D. Chang ” one male ( UDCC), one male ( AFSC); “ ECUADOR GoogleMaps   : Provincia / de Francisco de Orellana / Yasani National Park // S00° 40.478’, W076° 23.866’ / 29-IV-2005 CR Bartlett / N. Nazdrowicz, D. Chang ” one male ( UDCC), one male ( AFSC); “ ECUADOR GoogleMaps   : Provincia / de Francisco de Orellana / Yasani National Park // S00° 40.478’, W076° 23.866’ / 27-IV-2005 CR Bartlett / N. Nazdrowicz, D. Chang ” one female ( UDCC), one female ( AFSC); “ ECUADOR GoogleMaps   : Provincia / de Francisco de Orellana / Yasani National Park // S00° 40.478’, W076° 23.866’ // 29-IV-2005 GoogleMaps   ; CR Bartlett / N. Nazdrowicz, D. Chang // ex. Hg Vapor light / night” one female ( AFSC); “1205 Ecuador Orellana / Erwin transect / Onkone Gare Camp / Reserva Etnica Waorani / 0 0 39’ 25.7”S 0 76 27’ 10.8”W / 5.x.95 T   . L. Erwin et al. / Fogging terre firme forest” one female ( UDCC); “1222 EcuadorOrellana / Transect Ent. 1 km S. Onkone Gare Camp / Reserva Ethnica Waorani, 216.3 m / 0 0 39’ 25.7”S 0 76 27’10.8”W / 6.x.95 T   . L. Erwin et al. / Fogging terre firme forest” one female ( UDCC); “1445 Ecuador Orellana / Erwin transect / Onkone Gare Camp / Reserva Etnica Waorani / 0 0 39’ 25.7”S 0 76 27’ 10.8”W / 7.ii.96 T   . L. Erwin et al. / Fogging terre firme forest” one male ( UDCC); “ TRINIDAD   : 3.3 mi / SSW of Talparo / VI-7-1991 // B.K. Dozier / Collector ” one male ( AFSC); “ TRINIDAD   : Simla Field / Sta., Arima Valley / 20-VI-13-VII-1977 // P   . Feinsinger / Insect Flight Trap ” one male ( AFSC); “ TRINIDAD: Arima Valley / Simla , W. Beebe Tropical / Res. Sta.   , 27-VI-3- VII-1978 / H.V. Weems, Jr. ” one female ( FSCA), one male ( AFSC); “ TRINIDAD   : Arima Valley / Simla, W. Bebe (sic) Tropical / Res. Sta., blacklight, / 27-June-3-July-1978 / C   . & H.V. Weems, Jr. ” one male ( FSCA), one female ( AFSC); “ Asa Wright Nature Ctr. / 7.5 mi. N. of Arima on / Blanchisseuse Road / Trinidad, W.I. / June 26, 1985 / P   . J. Clausen ” one male ( AFSC); “ Asa Wright Nature Ctr. / 7.5 mi. N. of Arima on / Blanchisseuse Road / Trinidad, W.I. / June 27, 1985 / P   . J. Clausen ” one male ( AFSC); “ Asa Wright Nature Ctr. / 7.5 mi. N. of Arima on / Blanchisseuse Road / Trinidad, W.I. / June 25, 1985 / P   . J. Clausen ” two males and one female ( AFSC); “ Asa Wright Nature Ctr. / 7.5 mi. N. of Arima on / Blanchisseuse Road / Trinidad, W.I. / June 22–24, 1984 / P   . J. Clausen ” one male and three females ( AFSC); “ Asa Wright Nature Ctr. / 7.5 mi. N. of Arima on / Blanchisseuse Road / Trinidad, W.I. / June 23, 1985 / P   . J. Clausen ” three males ( AFSC); “ Asa Wright Nature Ctr. / 7.5 mi. N. of Arima on / Blanchisseuse Road / Trinidad, W.I. / June 26, 1984 / P   . J. Clausen ” one male ( AFSC); “ Asa Wright Nature Ctr. / 7.5 mi. N. of Arima on / Blanchisseuse Road / Trinidad, W.I. / June 20, 1984 / P   .J. Clausen” one male (AFSC).

UDCC

University of Delaware

FSCA

Florida State Collection of Arthropods, The Museum of Entomology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadidae

Genus

Taphura

Loc

Taphura sauliensis Boulard, 1971

Sanborn, Allen F. 2017
2017
Loc

Taphura sauliensis

Boulard 1971: 688
1971