Pachylophus lugens Loew, 1860

Deeming, John C., 2018, A revision of the Afrotropical species of Pachylophus Loew (Diptera: Chloropidae) and some related Ovoviviparous genera, Zootaxa 4482 (1), pp. 1-51: 15

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4482.1.1

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scientific name

Pachylophus lugens Loew, 1860
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Pachylophus lugens Loew, 1860 

( Plate 9View PLATE 9, Figs 38, 39)

Pachylophus lugens Loew, 1860: 97 

Described from South Africa, this species is further known from Chad, Nigeria, Ethiopia, East Africa, Zaire and Madagascar. The immature stages were described by Deeming (1977: 326–327) from shoots of Leersia hexandra  .

Material : 7♂ 4♀, with individual puparia N. NIGERIA: Zaria, Samaru, ex shoots Leersia hexandra  xii.1972 – i.1973, J.C. Deeming  ; 5♂ 8♀, Bauchi, pond with Oryza barthii  , 1–12.iv.1990, J.C. Deeming  ; 1♂ 2♀, same data but 1–7.iii.1997  ; 1♂, GAMBIA: W. Division, Abuko Forest Reserve, 25.xi.1993, C.E. Dyte  ; 2♂ 1♀, same data but 16.xi.1993, J.C. Deeming (all in NMWCAbout NMWC)  ; 2♀, W. Div., Kombo Distr., Lamin Bridge , rice field near Lamin Bolan , tidal waterway, on young rice, 2.ix.1997, D.J. Mann ( OUMAbout OUM & MAFY)  ; 2♂, Abuko , 3.iv.1977, (X84)  ; 4♂ 10♀, ETHIOPIA: Shewa Distr., River Awash Wenz S. of Nazret , 15.iii.1995, M. v. Tschirnhaus, (X1015) ( ZSMAbout ZSM)  ; 10♂ 3♀, KENYA: Nature reserve NNW of Isiolo, 17.iii.1970, (X332), all M. v. Tschirnhaus ( ZSMAbout ZSM)  ; 1♀, S. Embu, Wangeru , rice area, 16.iv.1983, K  . A. Spencer; 1♀, Kikuyu , marsh, 17.iv.1983, K  . A. Spencer; 6♂ 3♀, Kasarani , 10– 11.viii.1989, J.W. Ismay  ; 3♂ 1♀, Kisumu, c. 1000m, rice plot in marshland, 27.x.2004, M.R. Wilson (all in NMWCAbout NMWC)  ; 1♀, same data ( OUMAbout OUM)  ; 9♂ 21♀, Nairobi , 9–13.xii.1970, A.E. Stubbs  ; 9♂ 14♀, same data but 7.i.1971  ; 12♂ 12♀, Nairobi, Karura Forest , 9–13.xii.1970, A.E. Stubbs  ; 3♂ 2♀, TANZANIA: S. Pare Mtns., hillside above Gonja , c. 3000 ft., 12–16.vi.1974, D. Hollis  ; 1♂, ANGOLA: Salazar , mango orchard, 9.iii.1972, BMSAE  ; 1♀, S. AFRICA: Natal, Durban, vii.1948, J.C. Faure (all in NHMUK).

NMWC

National Museum of Wales

OUM

Oxford University Museum of Natural History

ZSM

Bavarian State Collection of Zoology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Chloropidae

Genus

Pachylophus

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Pachylophus lugens Loew, 1860

Deeming, John C. 2018
2018
Loc

Pachylophus lugens

Loew, 1860 : 97