Simulium (Gomphostilbia) sextuplum Takaoka & Davies, 1995

Takaoka, Hiroyuki, Ya’Cob, Zubaidah & Sofian-Azirun, Mohd, 2018, Classification, annotated list and keys for the black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) of Peninsular Malaysia, Zootaxa 4498 (1), pp. 1-65: 19-20

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4498.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:334E786F-2793-4F10-909C-4ABBDA4075ED

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03951057-FFDB-CA7A-FF3D-1720FE90FF07

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Simulium (Gomphostilbia) sextuplum Takaoka & Davies, 1995
status

 

20. Simulium (Gomphostilbia) sextuplum Takaoka & Davies, 1995 

Simulium (Gomphostilbia) sextuplum Takaoka & Davies, 1995: 28  –32 (Female, pupa and larva).

This species was described from females, pupae and larvae (Takaoka and Davies, 1995). The male of this species is unknown. It is characterized in the female by the frons almost bare except several hairs along both lateral margins, and in the pupa by the gill with six long slender filaments arranged as (2+2)+2 from dorsal to ventral.

The pupae and larvae were collected from Bentong (type locality), Pahang. No additional specimens were available. 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Simuliidae

Genus

Simulium

Loc

Simulium (Gomphostilbia) sextuplum Takaoka & Davies, 1995

Takaoka, Hiroyuki, Ya’Cob, Zubaidah & Sofian-Azirun, Mohd 2018

2018
Loc

Simulium (Gomphostilbia) sextuplum

Takaoka & Davies 1995: 28

1995