Elaphropeza singulata Shamshev & Grootaert, 2007

Grootaert, Patrick & Shamshev, Igor V., 2012, The fast-running flies (Diptera, Hybotidae, Tachydromiinae) of Singapore and adjacent regions, European Journal of Taxonomy 5, pp. 1-162: 106

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2012.5

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B69F002A-C1A0-439D-9477-62BFA87DEAD7

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3717605

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BC87A2-5D2F-FFF4-FE3C-BD09358084EF

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Elaphropeza singulata Shamshev & Grootaert, 2007
status

 

Elaphropeza singulata Shamshev & Grootaert, 2007 

Elaphropeza singulata Shamshev & Grootaert, 2007: 107  .

Diagnosis

Occiput black; antenna entirely yellow, with postpedicel about 2.5 times longer than wide; scutellum, metanotum, meron and partly metapleuron brown; legs with tarsomere 5 brown, hind tibia with 1 anterodorsal bristle.

Material examined

SINGAPORE: 1 ♀, Semakau (SMK04), 19 May 2009, mangrove, Mal. (reg. 29090, leg. P.G.).

Distribution

Singapore.

Habitat and seasonal occurrence

This species was previously known from terrestrial forests: Sime forest, Bukit Timah and Nee Soon and now recorded from mangroves at Semakau. Occasional collection records are from March, May, July, August and November.

Remarks

This remains a very rare species, and is still only known from females.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Hybotidae

Genus

Elaphropeza

Loc

Elaphropeza singulata Shamshev & Grootaert, 2007

Grootaert, Patrick & Shamshev, Igor V. 2012
2012
Loc

Elaphropeza singulata

Shamshev, I. V. & Grootaert P. 2007: 107