Nebilinagena doylei

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Taxonavigation

Ordo: Coleoptera
Familia: Elmidae
Genus: Nebilinagena

Name

Nebilinagena doylei Kodada & Jäch, 1999Wikispecies linkPensoft Profile

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For complete species descriptions and genitalia illustrations, see Kodada and Jäch 1999[1].

Material examined

VENEZUELA: Bolívar State: “SE-Venezuela, Bolívar State; Quebrada Wiwiparu, the stream; near Paratepui village, which; crosses the tourist pathway to Mt.” “Roraima, ca. 1000m a.s.l.; 31 Jan 1999; T. Derka & R. Reilmaier, lgt.” (1 Holotype NMW). “VENEZUELA: Bolívar State; 6°5'14.1"N, 61°23'55.8"W 400m; Piedra de la Virgen, 31.vii.2008; leg. A. Short, M. Garcia, L. Joly; AS-08-056, small forest stream” (4 specimens SEMC). “VENEZUELA: Bolívar State; 6°1'38"N, 61°23'41.1"W, 690m; Along La Escalera; 31.vii.2008; leg. A. Short, M. Garcia, L. Joly; AS-08-059; rocky stream” (4 specimens SEMC). “VENEZUELA: Bolívar State; 06°04'54.7"N, 61°23'52.7"W, 509 m; Along La Escalera, Highway 10; 14.vii.2010; leg. Short, Tellez, & Arias; VZ10-0714-01C” (2 specimens SEMC – frozen tissue collection) “VENEZUELA: Bolívar; Municipio Gran Sabana; El Pauji. 25/IV/2004 al 02/V/2004 J. Camacho; J. Perozo, Col.” “04°28'66"N, 61°35'38"W; 880msnm.” (9 specimens MALUZ). “Loc. VEN-16-2010, canyon; of the Rio Yuruen above; Uruyen village, Venezuela; Bolivar Province” “NP Canaima, 5°42'26.0"N; 62°28'13.7"W, alt. 658m; a.s.l. 16.i.2010; leg. T. Derka & M. Svitok (11 specimens CKB).

Diagnosis

Neblinagena doylei can be distinguished from Neblinagena prima by its range, which does not overlap with the range of the latter. Additionally, in Neblinagena doylei the pronotal longitudinal carinae are entire and the oblique furrow of the pronotum forms a 30° angle relative to the median longitudinal furrow (Fig. 57), whereas in Neblinagena prima the pronotal lateral carinae are obscured anteriorly and the oblique furrows form a 45° angle relative to the median longitudinal furrow (Fig. 61). Neblinagena doylei is also slightly larger than its congener.

Intraspecific variation

This species varies slightly in size (5.5–6.6 mm) and in coloration – from dark brown to black.

Distribution and habitat

Neblinagena doylei can be found throughout the eastern part of Venezuela, in and around the Gran Sabana, in Bolívar and Amazonas States (Fig. 5). Specimens have been collected on flat, waterslide-like rocks in the La Escalera region.

Associated species

This species is associated the Mount Roraima endemic species Roraima carinata. Other aquatic beetles collected at the same localities include: Notionotus spp., Oocyclus spp. (Hydrophilidae), and Macrelmis spp. (Elmidae: Elminae).

Taxon Treatment

  • Maier, C; 2013: A revision of the Larainae (Coleoptera, Elmidae) of Venezuela, with description of nine new species ZooKeys, 329: 33-91. doi

Other References

  1. Kodada J, Jäch M (1999) Roraima carinata gen. et sp. nov. and Neblinagena doylei sp. nov., two Larainae from Mount Roraima, Venezuela (Coleoptera: Elmidae). Entomological Problems 30(1): 13-30.

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