Mecomera brunnea Audinet-Serville, 1838,

Girod, Christophe & Matzke, Danilo, 2020, Annotated checklist of the Dermaptera (Insecta) of French Guiana, Zoosystema 42 (4), pp. 57-76: 66-67

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5252/zoosystema2020v42a4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:CEEF2677-1D01-4298-A0CF-3B05E1DEF92C

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3704048

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039B878E-FF8D-EB54-FCF2-9C16FDECFD7C

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scientific name

Mecomera brunnea Audinet-Serville, 1838
status

 

Mecomera brunnea Audinet-Serville, 1838  [1839] ( Fig. 8 AView FIG)

Mecomera brunnea Audinet-Serville, 1838  [1839]: 54.

TYPE SPECIMEN. — French Guiana, male, MNHN [not examined]  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — 2 specimens ( Fig. 8 AView FIG)  .

French Guiana • 1 ♂; Apatou , PK 25; 9.I.2014; SEAG com.; coll. CGIR  1 ♂; environs de Cayenne, Montagnes de Montsinéry ; II.1902; F. Geay leg.; MNHN  .

DISTRIBUTION. — Brazil, Columbia, Peru, Bolivia, French Guiana, Costa Rica, Nicaragua ( Steinmann 1989b).

REMARK

This species was described from French Guiana. The type specimen was not found in the MNHN collections. It is uncertain whether the valid name is Mecomera brunnea  or Mecomera plana (Illiger, 1838)  . As for all Sparattinae  , this species probably inhabits under bark of trees.

MNHN

France, Paris, Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

SEAG

SEAG

CGIR

CGIR

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle