Pipunculosyrphus Hull, 1937

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: 14

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

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scientific name

Pipunculosyrphus Hull, 1937
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Genus Pipunculosyrphus Hull, 1937  stat. rev.

Fig. 61 View Figure .

Pipunculosyrphus Hull, 1937: 29  , as a genus. Type species: Pipunculosyrphus globiceps Hull, 1937  (original designation). Baccha  ( Pipunculosyrphus  ). Hull (1949a).

Ocyptamus  ( Pipunculosyrphus  ). Mengual et al. (2012).

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

Diagnosis. Large head. Narrow face. Narrow frons/frontal triangle. Without alula. Abdomen with inverted Vshaped fascia and/or oblique fasciate markings.

Comments. This genus looks morphologically close to Orphnabaccha  , but with a narrow face and frons/ frontal triangle, bare metasternum and elongated brown tinged wings.

Species list (2): P. globiceps Hull, 1937  , P. scintillans ( Hull, 1943e)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Loc

Pipunculosyrphus Hull, 1937

Mengual, Ximo, Miranda, Gil Felipe G. & Thompson, F. Christian 2018

2018
Loc

Pipunculosyrphus

Hull, 1937 : 29