Sumapazomyia

Fogaça, João M., Couri, Márcia S., Pérez, Sandra & De Carvalho, Claudio J. B., 2019, A remarkable new Coenosiini genus (Diptera, Muscidae) from Colombian Páramos, Zootaxa 4608 (2), pp. 380-388: 381

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4608.2.12

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:31D9EB95-7DD4-4A4C-B377-0EAC8F1E2B94

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/80460D74-EFC8-4C9C-8BAA-8F4CEABF7D82

taxon LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:act:80460D74-EFC8-4C9C-8BAA-8F4CEABF7D82

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Sumapazomyia
status

gen. nov.

Genus Sumapazomyia  gen. nov.

( Figs 1View FIGURE 1 A–D, 2A–E, 3A–C, 4A–C, 5A–G, 6A–D, 7A–B)

Type species: Sumapazomyia inusitata  sp. nov. (here designated).

Diagnosis. Male dichoptic; parafacial and gena wide, eye setulose, with sparse, short and fine setulae ( Fig. 5CView FIGURE 5, E–G), separated by about 1/5 of head width in both sexes ( Figs 1DView FIGURE 1, 5CView FIGURE 5); palpus slender, very short, length equal to length of antenna; proboscis not adapted for predation, prementum shiny with a few and sparse setulae ( Fig. 5BView FIGURE 5), labellum well developed, modified and prestomal teeth not well developed ( Fig. 6CView FIGURE 6); proepimeral seta oriented downwards; presutural acrostichal setae developed; dorsocentral setae 1+3; katepisternal setae 1+1+1 forming an imaginary equilateral triangle; upper calypter short, lower calypter elongate, about 1.5–2.0X length of upper calypter; wing veins bare; hind tibia ( Fig. 7View FIGURE 7) with three ad and three pv setae placed opposite one another, one supramedian and one submedian d and av setae, ad, pd and av surfaces with a preapical setae; sternite 1 bare; sternite 5 triangular with two strong lateral setae; male hypandrium tubular; ovipositor long, straight and with microtrichia. Please see Discussion below.

Etymology. The generic name is a junction of “Sumapaz”, refers to the type locality, “o” as linking vowel and “ myia ” is Greek for “fly”.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Muscidae