Simulium (Simulium) hackeri Edwards, 1928

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: 60

publication ID

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

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03951057-FFF2-CA52-FF3D-16B6FA13F827

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scientific name

Simulium (Simulium) hackeri Edwards, 1928
status

 

62. Simulium (Simulium) hackeri Edwards, 1928 

Simulium hackeri Edwards, 1928: 60  –61 (Female).

Simulium (Simulium) hackeri: Takaoka & Suzuki, 1984: 32  (Female genitalia); Takaoka & Davies, 1995: 142–145 (Female and male); Ya’cob et al., 2018a: 111–113 (Pupa and larva).

This species was described from females collected from Cameron Highlands by Edwards (1928). The female terminalia  were illustrated by Takaoka and Suzuki (1984), and the female and male were described by Takaoka and Davies (1995). The pupa and larva of this species were recently described based on specimens collected from a small stream (ca. 4 m wide) at a high elevation of 1,315 m in Cameron Highlands by Ya’cob et al. (2018a).

It is characterized by the darkened legs of the female and male, bare pupal frons and six pupal gill filaments.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Simuliidae

Genus

Simulium

Loc

Simulium (Simulium) hackeri Edwards, 1928

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

2018
Loc

Simulium hackeri

: 60

Loc

Simulium (Simulium) hackeri:

: 32