Loxa deducta Walker, 1867,

Barros, Lurdiana D., Paim, Marcelo R., Krein, Verônica, Carabajal, Victor, Brandão, Marcela N., Bernardes, Paula De O. & Lindner, Mariana F., 2021, Illustrated guide to Pentatominae (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) species associated with the four main grain crops in Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil, Zootaxa 4958 (1), pp. 430-478: 458

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4958.1.27

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4711061

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Loxa deducta Walker, 1867
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Loxa deducta Walker, 1867 

( Figs 78–81View FIGURES 78–81)

Loxa deducta Walker, 1867: 242  .

Material studied. Cachoeira do Sul: 1♀, Bairro Santo Antônio , 14.VI.2008, P. Albuquerque leg. ( UFRG)  . Porto Alegre: 1♂, 23.XII.1999, ( CMPA)  , J. Grazia leg. ( UFRG); 1♀, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 26.III.1999, J. Grazia leg. ( UFRG)  . Santa Maria: 1♂, 21.I.1972, D. Link leg., light trap, ZUEC–1558 ( UFRG)  ; 2♀, 19.XII.1971, D. Link leg., light trap, ZUEC–1555, 1556 ( UFRG)  .

Diagnostic features. Body dorsal and ventral surfaces green ( Fig. 78View FIGURES 78–81). Outline of lateral margin of mandibular plates, anterolateral margins of pronotum and lateral margin of corium reddish ( Fig. 80View FIGURES 78–81). Mandibular plates longer than clypeus and rounded apically, with dense red punctures on the mesial and lateral margins.Anterolateral margins of pronotum concave and with spaced denticles ( Fig. 80View FIGURES 78–81). Humeral angles strongly developed, acute apically and directed laterally. Corium with impunctate pale callosities, irregularly distributed ( Fig. 78View FIGURES 78–81). Body length: 13.00– 19.50 mm ( Garbelotto & Campos 2014).

Recorded host plants. Soybean ( Costa & Link 1974; Lopes et al. 1974; Link & Grazia 1987; Grazia & Freyda-Silva 2001).

Distribution in Rio Grande do Sul. Cachoeira do Sul, Porto Alegre, Santa Maria and São Sepé ( Fig. 81View FIGURES 78–81).

UFRG

Instituto de Biologia

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pentatomidae

Genus

Loxa

Loc

Loxa deducta Walker, 1867

Barros, Lurdiana D., Paim, Marcelo R., Krein, Verônica, Carabajal, Victor, Brandão, Marcela N., Bernardes, Paula De O. & Lindner, Mariana F. 2021
2021
Loc

Loxa deducta

Walker, F. 1867: 242
1867