Lordiphosa nigricolor species group

Fartyal, Rajendra S., Sati, Pradeep C., Pradhan, Sushmika, Kandpal, Mukul C., Toda, Masanori J., Chatterjee, Rabindra N., Singh,, 2017, A review of the genus Lordiphosa Basden in India, with descriptions of four new species from the Himalayan region (Diptera, Drosophilidae), ZooKeys 688, pp. 49-79: 54

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Lordiphosa nigricolor species group


Lordiphosa nigricolor species group 

Drosophila nigricolor  species group, Laštovka & Máca, 1978: 418.

Lordiphosa nigricolor  species group: Bächli et al., 2004: 264.


Acrostichal setulae in line with and anterior to dorsocentrals as long as others. Male foreleg tarsomeres without sex combs. Epandrium more or less projected or expanded on caudosubmedial margin near surstylus (Figs 3D, 4C, D, 6A, B, 7B).

Key to Indian species of the nigricolor  group