Thevenetimyia Bigot

Maass, Natalia, Larmore, Zachary, Bertone, Matthew A. & Trautwein, Michelle, 2016, Description of a new species of Thevenetimyia (Diptera: Bombyliidae) from Madagascar, with a revised checklist of Madagascan bee fly fauna, Zootaxa 4175 (1), pp. 57-66: 58

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4175.1.5

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:19746C47-3398-47BE-93AD-D58E6AFC306C

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038E4F02-FF84-FFC1-FF46-5C982EF9DA9B

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scientific name

Thevenetimyia Bigot
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Key to the Afrotropical species of Thevenetimyia Bigot 

1. Body length just over 6 mm ( Fig. 2View FIGURE 2); terminal antennal segment with blunt apex ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3); thorax and dorsal area of occiput without golden or brown setae; scutellum with abundant spine-like tubercles ( Fig. 4A and 4View FIGURE 4. A B); medial crossvein curving gradually to meet posterior intercalary vein at an acute angle; M1 vein about six times the length of anterior intercalary vein ( Fig 5).................................................................... T. spinosavus Maass & Bertone  , sp. nov.

- Body length 9 mm; terminal antennal segment with moderately acute apex; thorax and dorsal area of occiput with at least some golden or brown setae; scutellum without abundant spine-like tubercles; medial crossvein abruptly curved to meet posterior intercalary vein at a right angle; M1 vein four times the length of anterior intercalary vein..... T. quedenfeldti ( Engel, 1885) 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Bombyliidae