Macgrathphora, Brown, 2022, Brown, 2022

Brown, Brian V., 2022, Two new genera of phorid flies, Macgrathphora and Aurisetiphora, from Costa Rica (Diptera: Phoridae), with recommendations for naming new genera in the family, Zootaxa 5115 (4), pp. 571-581 : 578

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5115.4.7

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:23F98AA6-D461-4249-A264-289FA0D22608

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6361584

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/2F7B879A-FFCF-FF93-FF21-FCBBFA5DFBDB

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Macgrathphora
status

 

Key to species

1. Origin of vein M 1 distal to origin of R 2+3; ( Figs. 7–8 View FIGURES 5–10 ); R-fork long.......................... M. longifurca new species

- Origin of M 1 close to origin of R 2+3 ( Figs. 5, 6, 9 View FIGURES 5–10 ); R-fork short................................................. 2

2. Costal sector 1 (distance along costa from humeral crossvein to R 1) only slightly longer than 2 (distance along costa from R 1 to R 2+3) ( Figs. 5–6 View FIGURES 5–10 ); Rs expanded distally, much thicker than costa.............................. M. caribbea new species

- Costal sector 1 approximately 2x sector 2 ( Fig. 9 View FIGURES 5–10 ); Rs only slightly expanded, not increased in size distally ( Fig. 9 View FIGURES 5–10 )......................................................................................... M. pacifica new species

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Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Phoridae