Chonocephalus necdepressus, Disney, 2008

Disney, R. H. L., 2008, Review of Neotropical Chonocephalus Wandolleck (Diptera: Phoridae), Zootaxa 1772 (1), pp. 1-54 : 32-33

publication ID

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5124095

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C36887E2-873A-FFA8-AD94-F90DFEB3F94D

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Chonocephalus necdepressus
status

sp. nov.

Chonocephalus necdepressus sp. nov.

( Figs 96–98 View FIGURES 96–98 )

The name refers to this being close to, but not being, C. depressus .

Male. Length and greatest breadth of postpedicel subequal. Left side of epandrium as Fig. 96 View FIGURES 96–98 , right side as Fig. 97 View FIGURES 96–98 and gonopods and hypandrium as Fig. 98 View FIGURES 96–98 . Wing 0.9–1.3 mm long. Costal index 0.56– 0.70. Vein 3 with a terminal vesicle which extends about level with tip of costa, but varies from being slightly shorter to slightly longer. Distal half, or more, of mid tibia is white.

Material. Holotype male, Brazil, Rondônia Fazenda, Rancho Grande, near Caculandia , flight interception trap, 25 December 1995, D. H. & A. C. Kistner ( CUMZ, 31-4) . Paratypes, 3 males as holotype. 1 male as holotype except 28 December 1995 ( CUMZ, 31-5) . 1 male, Costa Rica, Prov. Limón, Bribri , 4 km NE, 50 m, December 1989 to March 1990, P. Hanson ( DEBU, 14-60) ; 2 males, Puntarenas, Las Alturas , 8.95 o N, 82.83 o W, 1500 m, 12–14 November 2005, G. King & A. Kreuter ( CUMZ, LACM, 26-78) GoogleMaps ; 13 males, Puntarenas, Las Cruces Biological Station , 8.80 o N, 82.97 o W, 1200 m, Malaise traps, 14–19 September and 7–17 November 2005, G. Kung & A. Kreuter ( CUMZ, LACM, 26-78-81) GoogleMaps . 1 male, Honduras, Olancho, PN La Muralla, 15 km NW of La Union, 15.12 o N, 86.75 o W, flight interception trap, January 1995, R. Cordero ( LACM, 26-67) GoogleMaps .

CUMZ

Cameroon University, Museum of Zoology

DEBU

Ontario Insect Collection, University of Guelph

LACM

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Phoridae

Genus

Chonocephalus