Peristicta guarellae sp. nov. from Brazil (Odonata: Protoneuridae)
International Journal of Odonatology, Volume 16, Issue 4, Pages 293-299, 2013
Published: 1 December 213 (Received: 16 June 2013, Accepted: 12 September 2013)
Peristicta guarellae sp. nov. (holotype: Brazil, Paraná State, Exc. 399/col. 3, stream in km 50 of Curitiba-Ponta Grossa route [BR 376], about 25°20′08″ S, 49°51′15″ W, 21 November 1971, N. D. Santos leg., deposited in the Collection of “Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro”, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is described and illustrated. An identification key for males of Peristicta (excluding P. lizeria Navás), comparisons and comments on other species of the genus are presented.
Keywords: Odonata, Zygoptera, Protoneuridae, Peristicta sp. nov., Brazil, Atlantic Forest
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