Ophiomyia cornuta Meijere

Sasakawa, Mitsuhiro, 2013, Thailand Agromyzidae (Diptera) — 2, Zootaxa 3746 (4), pp. 501-528: 523

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3746.4.1

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/B410B94D-0651-FFE2-B3F3-FE6BFE40ADFE

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Plazi

scientific name

Ophiomyia cornuta Meijere
status

 

Ophiomyia cornuta Meijere 

Ophiomyia cornuta Meijere, 1910: 161  . Ophiomyia leucolepis Bezzi, 1928: 164  . Ophiomyia scaevolae Frick, 1953: 209  .

Ophiomyia goodeniae Spencer, 1963: 323  .

Material examined. Many females, Sakon Nakhon, Phu Pha Yon National Park, 16 ˚ 55.655 ´N, 104 ˚ 10.658 ´E, 280 m a.s.l., 17–23 vii 2006, Malaise trap, Manop Ngoyjansri & Chatree Cheaukamjan; Chaiyaphum, Tat Tone National Park, 15 ˚ 58.538 ´N, 102 ˚02.153´E, 280 m, 26 vii – 7 viii 2006, Malaise trap, T. Jaruphan & O. Budsawong.

Remarks. The male of this species has a narrow facial carina and a curving fasciculus on the vibrissal angle (about 45 ˚); the fringe on the calypter is white. Larva is a leafminer on Goodenia  and Scaevola  spp. ( Goodeniaceae  ).

Distribution. Thailand (new record), Indonesia (Krakatau I.), Belau, Micronesia, Hawaii, Australia, New Zealand, Marshall Is., Kiribati, Tuvalu, Fiji, French Polynesia; Japan (Ryukyus).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Agromyzidae

Genus

Ophiomyia