Syntormon aulicum (Meigen, 1824)

Pollet, Marc & Ivković, Marija, 2018, Dolichopodidae of riverbeds and springs in Croatia with an updated checklist of Croatia (Diptera), Zootaxa 4455 (3), pp. 401-428: 418

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4455.3.1

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/574387EF-FFF7-FC27-FF1D-937697FACDD2

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scientific name

Syntormon aulicum (Meigen, 1824)
status

 

78. Syntormon aulicum (Meigen, 1824)  (SYMPYCINAE) – new to Croatia

[31] 2♂, 1♀, 18.VII.2005, SW.

Habitat. RECORDED FROM PERMANENT REED MARSHES AND DITCHES WITH REED VEGETATION (DECLEER et al. 2015).

Remarks. THE TWO CROATIAN MALES DIFFER FROM S. aulicum  FROM BELGIUM bY THEIR SLIGHTLY SMALLER STATURE, THE PALER MIDAbout MID COXA, AND MOST STRIKINGLY bY THE LARGE PULVILLI IN ALL LEGS WHICH ARE AbOUT AS LONG AS TARSOMERE 5 VERSUS ½ X AS LONG AS TARSOMERE 5 IN THE BELGIAN SPECIMENS. HOWEVER, AS THE MSSC IN THE HIND METATARSUS AND THE HYPOPYGIAL APPENDAGES DID NOTAbout NOT SHOW DISTINCT DIFFERENCES, THE CROATIAN SPECIMENS WERE ULTIMATELY CONSIDERED TO bELONG TO S. aulicum  .

MID

Middlebury College

NOT

Nottingham City Natural History Museum