Chonocephalus americanus Borgmeier, 1963

Disney, R. H. L., 2008, Review of Neotropical Chonocephalus Wandolleck (Diptera: Phoridae), Zootaxa 1772 (1), pp. 1-54 : 5-7

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1772.1.1

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scientific name

Chonocephalus americanus Borgmeier
status

 

Chonocephalus americanus Borgmeier

( Figs 6–11 View FIGURES 6–9 View FIGURES 10–11 )

Chonocephalus americanus Borgmeier, 1963: 250 . 8 paratype males, USA: Va., Falls Church , 1–11 September 1961 and 17–26 July 1962, W. W. Wirth (USNM) [Examined]

Chonocephalus digitalis Borgmeier, 1967: 207 (part). Holotype male, Malaya: Selangor, Kuala Lumpur and paratype male, Selangor, N. Klang Rantau Panjang (USNM) [Examined]. Disney, 2002: 9.

This species has been transported around the world to every biogeographic region, except the Palaearctic. It is probably Nearctic in origin.

Material. 1 male, Belize, Punta Gorda , 12–16 May 1982, Cpl P. Kelly, leg. R . S. George ( CUMZ, 20-45). 4 males, 1 female, Brazil, Ronônia Fazenda , nr. Cacaulandia, Rancho Grande, 25 December 1995, D. H. & A. C. Kistner ( CUMZ, 31-4) . 1 male, Dominica, Clarke Hall , 10 September 1964, T . J. Spilman ( USNM); 1

female, Parish of St Joseph , Springfield Estate, 15 o 20.8’N, 61 o 22.1’W, 430 m, Malaise trap in humid forest, 15–17 April 2004, M. E. Irwin & B. M. Shepard ( CUMZ, 14-77) GoogleMaps .

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

CUMZ

Cameroon University, Museum of Zoology

T

Tavera, Department of Geology and Geophysics

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Phoridae

Genus

Chonocephalus

Loc

Chonocephalus americanus Borgmeier

Disney, R. H. L. 2008
2008
Loc

Chonocephalus digitalis

Disney, R. H. L. 2002: 9
Borgmeier, T. 1967: 207
1967
Loc

Chonocephalus americanus

Borgmeier, T. 1963: 250
1963