Marmasoma White, 1916

Li, Xuankun & Yeates, David K., 2018, One hundred years OF sOlitude ended: A secOnd sPecies OF Marmasoma White, 1916 (DiPtera, BOmbyliidae, BOmbyliinae, Eclimini) FrOm Australia, Zootaxa 4420 (1), pp. -1--1: -1

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4420.1.2

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CB6DE077-9C14-FFFF-2CF1-F570FBBAFDC8

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scientific name

Marmasoma White, 1916
status

 

Marmasoma White, 1916 

Marmasoma White, 1916: 184  , 188. Type species: Marmasoma sumptuosum White, 1916  , by monotypy.

Diagnosis (modified from Rodrigues et al., 2017).

Scape with numerous very long hairs, longer on ventral surface and laterally; face flat, not projecting in lateral view; occiput tumid, with bristles. Thorax postpronotal lobe and antepronotum with long and strong bristles; anepisternum with short scales admixed with strong hairs on dorsal margin; laterotergite and mediotergite with long and strong hairs and bristles. Abdomen decumbent with apex raised in male; tergites covered in scales. Male epandrium anterior margin with a deep notch, anteroventral corner with long stem; hypandrium absent; gonocoxite slender and elongate; gonocoxal apex as wide as the base in dorsal view, ejaculatory apodeme small; gonocoxal apodeme strong and incurved; lateral ejaculatory process small; inner and outer apexes of gonocoxite rounded; dorsal bridge without lateral hollow; gonostylus bifid apically; phallus long and strongly curved. Female sand chamber present; tergites 9 and 10 fused; acanthophorite spines not in a row; furca broad; sperm pump strong; sperm pump apical and basal collars absent; spermatheca elongate, cylindrical with apex slightly swollen.

Distribution. ACT, NSWAbout NSW, SA, VICAbout VIC, TAS, WA.

Species included. Marmasoma sumptuosum  and Marmasoma hortorum  sp. nov.

NSW

Royal Botanic Gardens, National Herbarium of New South Wales

VIC

Universidade Federal de Vi�osa

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Bombyliidae

Loc

Marmasoma White, 1916

Li, Xuankun & Yeates, David K. 2018

2018
Loc

Marmasoma

: 184