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Holotype, male (Fig. 11a). Length 2.65 mm. Color of antennae and legs ferruginous; remainder black. Body subovate; in dorsal aspect with distinct constriction between pronotum and elytron; in profile with weak constriction. Rostrum dorsally with median costa and pair of submedian ridges; intervening furrows each with row of suberect scales; apical 1/3 punctate-rugose, with indistinct epistome. Pronotum with weak subapical constriction; disk densely punctate; interspaces between punctures subglabrous; indistinct lateral edges more densely punctate, median line impunctate. Elytra irregularly punctate; some striae marked by hardly visible hairlines; basal margin bordered by denser punctures; stria 8 along humerus with six large, coarse punctures. Femora edentate; anteroventral ridge of mesofemur and metafemur crenate; anterior surface of metafemur coarsely punctate, each puncture with subrecumbent silvery scale. Metafemur subapically with stridulatory patch. Metatibia near middle with dense, beard-like cluster of long setae; subapically ventral surface subglabrous, lined by setose fringes. Abdominal ventrites 1–2 concave, punctate, with sparse suberect lanceolate scales; ventrite 5 with distinct, round depression, with suberect lanceolate scales. Penis (Fig. 11b) with sides weakly sinuate; apex with median notch, without setae; apodemes 1.7 × as long as body of penis; transfer apparatus complex; ductus ejaculatorius with indistinct bulbus. Intraspecific variation. Length 2.50–2.65 mm.
Holotype (MZB): ARC3048 (GenBank # MK260526), S-Sulawesi Prov., Tanah Toraja, Bittuang, Gn. Ponding, 02°56.446'S 119°38.075'E, 1625 m, beaten, 09-V-2013. Paratypes (MZB, SMNK): 2 exx, ARC3047 (EMBL # LN884953), ARC3049 (GenBank # MK260525), same data as holotype.
S-Sulawesi Prov. (Tanah Toraja). Elevation ca. 1625 m.
On foliage in montane forests.
This epithet is a combination of the Latin nouns barba (beard) and pes (foot). It refers to the setose metatibia. Invariable.
Trigonopterus barbipes Riedel, sp. n. was coded as “Trigonopterus sp. 505”.
- Riedel, A; Narakusumo, R; 2019: One hundred and three new species of Trigonopterus weevils from Sulawesi ZooKeys, (828): 1-153. doi