Monday, 5 March 2018

Isotoma viridis

Desoria - covered in short setae (hairs)
Isotoma - long setae on all body segments
Isotomurus - long setae on abd5+6 only


Isotoma viridis: Green pigment (variable):

Isotoma viridis


Isotoma = Ocelli CDE in a straight line, Abd5 & 6 separate:

Isotoma viridis - Ocelli


Single pair of 'teeth' on the thickened apical edge of the manubrium (c.f. 2 pairs = I. anglicana):

Isotoma viridis - Manubrium & Dens

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