Mesovelia zeteki Harris & Drake, 1941

Rodrigues, Juliana Mourão Dos Santos, Crumière, Antonin Jean Johan, Mondragón-F, Silvia Patricia, Morales, Irina, Khila, Abderrahman & Moreira, Felipe Ferraz Figueiredo, 2021, Description of a new species and new records of Gerromorpha (Insecta: Hemiptera Heteroptera) from Panama and Colombia, Zootaxa 4958 (1), pp. 226-251: 234

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Mesovelia zeteki Harris & Drake, 1941


Mesovelia zeteki Harris & Drake, 1941  

( Figs 24 View FIGURES 23–24 , 32 View FIGURES 32–35 )

New records. PANAMA • 1 apterous male; Colón, PR, creek close to Folijes River ; 9.12086° N, - 79.70374° W, 7 May 2015, A.J.J. Crumière leg.; CEIOC 79922 GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. Mesovelia zeteki   has been reported from Panama, Colombia and northern Brazil ( Damgaard et al. 2012, Floriano et al. 2016). The record above is the second from Colón Province. This species was collected in water pools remaining from a dry creek.