Ocyptamus callidus

Mengual, Ximo, Miranda, Gil Felipe G. & Thompson, F. Christian, 2018, Unraveling Ocyptamus and the Baccha legacy (Diptera: Syrphidae): redefinition of groups and new species descriptions, Zootaxa 4461 (1), pp. 1-44: 10

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4461.1.1

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Ocyptamus callidus
status

 

Ocyptamus callidus  species group

Fig. 30 View Figure .

Ocyptamus callidus  species group. Miranda et al. (2016). 

Diagnosis. Dorsal occiput with two rows of pile. Alula narrow. Abdominal terga with ‘L’-shaped yellow markings. Male abdominal sternum 4 asymmetrical, with right side projected and acute.

Comments. Superficially similar to the O. lepidus  species group, but these species have distinct ‘L’-shaped markings on the abdomen, two rows of pile on the dorsal occiput and strikingly different genitalia.

Species list (2): O. callidus ( Hine, 1914)  , O. pumilus ( Austen, 1893)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Ocyptamus