Cyanallagma corbeti sp. nov. from Brazil (Odonata: Coenagrionidae)
International Journal of Odonatology, Volume 12, Issue 2, Pages 323-329, 2009
Published: 1 October 2009 (Received: 31 October 2008, Accepted: 14 February 2009)
The new species Cyanallagma corbeti (holotype ♂: Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul State, Rio do Pinto river, km 93 of road RS-453 between São Francisco de Paula and Rio Tainha, 29°30′70″S, 50°51′70″W, 900 m, 09 xi 1967, leg. N.D. Santos); deposited in the Museu Nacional (UFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is described, illustrated, and compared with the other species of the genus. A justification for the placement of this new species in Cyanallagma is presented, and males of known species of the genus are keyed.
Keywords: Odonata, dragonfly, Zygoptera, Coenagrionidae, new species, Cyanallagma, Brazil, South America
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