Simulium (Simulium) kisapense Takaoka, Sofian-Azirun

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: 48-49

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-FFE6-CA59-FF3D-16E3FDC3FF07

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Simulium (Simulium) kisapense Takaoka, Sofian-Azirun
status

 

52. Simulium (Simulium) kisapense Takaoka, Sofian-Azirun  & Ya’cob, 2012

Simulium (Simulium) kisapense: Takaoka et al, 2012d  : 1198 –1205 (Female, male, pupa and larva).

This species was described from females, males, pupae and larvae collected from Langkawi Island ( Takaoka et al., 2012d). It is characterized by the bare basal section of the female radial vein, the male ventral plate with setae, the eight pupal gill filaments divergent at an angle of 90 degrees or more, and the shoe-shaped cocoon with small lateral window(s).

The pupae and larvae of this species were collected from the river Kisap (width about 10 m, flow moderate,

bed pebbles, water temperature 24.0˚C, exposed to the sun, elevation 42 m, 06˚22’33.9” N, 99˚51’92.4” E), Langkawi Island (Takaka et al., 2012d).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Simuliidae

Genus

Simulium

Loc

Simulium (Simulium) kisapense Takaoka, Sofian-Azirun

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

2018
Loc

Simulium (Simulium) kisapense: Takaoka et al, 2012d

Simulium (Simulium) kisapense: Takaoka et al, 2012d : 1198