Allotrichoma argentipraetextum Lamb, 1912

Dawah, Hassan A., Ahmad, Syed K., Abdullah, Mohammed A. & Zatwarnicki, Tadeusz, 2019, An overview of the Ephydridae (Diptera) of Saudi Arabia, Zootaxa 4711 (3), pp. 401-445: 425

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4711.3.1

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scientific name

Allotrichoma argentipraetextum Lamb, 1912
status

 

Allotrichoma argentipraetextum Lamb, 1912 

( Fig. 29View FIGURES 28–29)

Allotrichoma argentipraetextum Lamb, 1912: 324  .

Allotrichoma outambense Canzoneri 1986: 72  : Mathis & Zatwarnicki 2003: 620 [synonymy].

Specimens examined. 1 ♂?, Jazan, Harob, Wadi Lajeb , sweeping, 30. xii. 2015, H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  ; 1 ♂?, Jazan, Harob, Wadi Al-Razan , sweeping, 30. xii. 2015, H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  .

Distribution. This is the first record from Saudi Arabia and Arabian Peninsula. This species was described from the Seychelles island of Mahé and further recorded from Sierra Leone.

Remarks. We could not determine the sex of this specimen without macerating it, which would destroy the patterning.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae

Genus

Allotrichoma

Loc

Allotrichoma argentipraetextum Lamb, 1912

Dawah, Hassan A., Ahmad, Syed K., Abdullah, Mohammed A. & Zatwarnicki, Tadeusz 2019
2019
Loc

Allotrichoma argentipraetextum

Lamb, C. G. 1912: 324
Loc

Allotrichoma outambense

Mathis, W. N. & Zatwarnicki, T. 2003: 620
Canzoneri, S. 1986: 72