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Taxonomic revision of the Neotropical genus Oiovelia (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Veliidae)

Author(s):
Rodrigues, Higor D. D. [1] ; De Melo, Alan Lane [2] ; Ferreira-Keppler, Ruth L. [1]
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Inst Nacl de Pesquisas da Amazonia, BR-69011970 Manaus, Amazonas - Brazil
[2] Univ Fed Minas Gerais, Inst Ciencias Biol, Dept Parasitol, BR-30123970 Belo Horizonte, MG - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 2
Document type: Journal article
Source: ACTA ENTOMOLOGICA MUSEI NATIONALIS PRAGAE; v. 54, n. 1, p. 65-98, 2014.
Web of Science Citations: 8
Abstract

The genus Oiovelia Drake \& Maldonado-Capriles, 1952 includes foam-inhabiting insects that occur from Venezuela to Argentina and contains four previously described species: Oiovelia brasiliensis Moreira, Nessimian \& Rudio, 2010, O. cunucunumana Drake \& Maldonado-Capriles, 1952, O. rivicola Spangler, 1986, and O. spumicola Spangler, 1986. A redescription of the genus, diagnostic information on the four described species, description of four new species from Brazil (O. chenae sp. nov., O. hamadae sp. nov., O. pydanieli sp. nov., and O. viannai sp. nov.), an identification key, photos, and illustrations of male genitalia of all the species are herein presented. To facilitate separation of the New World genera of the subfamily Veliinae, an updated identification key is also presented. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 13/16654-0 - Taxonomic study and phylogenetic analysis of the genus Limnocoris Stål, 1860 (Insecta: Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Naucoridae)
Grantee:Higor Daniel Duarte Rodrigues
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate