Psychoda amazonensis Cordeiro & Bravo

Cordeiro, Danilo Pacheco, 2020, First record to Brazil of one genera and seven species of Psychodidae (Diptera) with further new records for 10 countries on the Neotropics, Pap. Avulsos Zool. 60, pp. 1-10: 4

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11606/1807-0205/2020.60.02

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3728616

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/A35DC91B-FFF2-664A-17A3-F97E3AC55124

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Carolina

scientific name

Psychoda amazonensis Cordeiro & Bravo
status

 

Psychoda amazonensis Cordeiro & Bravo 

Psychoda amazonensis Cordeiro & Bravo, 2008: 116  , figs. 1-14; Cordeiro et al., 2011: 7 View Cited Treatment ( Fig. 4View Figure 4).

New record (determined by D. Cordeiro): BRAZIL, Amapá (no locality).

Previous records ( Cordeiro & Bravo, 2008): BRAZIL, Amazonas, Silves, Saracá (type locality).

Remarks: This species is known to be viviparous, as females are captured with many first instar larvae inside the abdômen ( Fig. 4View Figure 4). It can be easily identified by the characteristic hypovalvae (indicated by an arrow on figure 4) and short cerci of the female.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Psychodidae

Genus

Psychoda

Loc

Psychoda amazonensis Cordeiro & Bravo

Cordeiro, Danilo Pacheco 2020
2020
Loc

Psychoda amazonensis

Cordeiro, D. & Bravo, F. & Carvalho, C. J. B. 2011: 7
Cordeiro, D. & Bravo, F. 2008: 116