Nannolaphria

J. G. H. Loodt, 1977, Afrotropical Asilidae (Diptera) 1. The genus Choerades Walker, 1851 and the descriptions of two new genera, Nannolaphria and Notiolaphria, from southern Africa and Malagasy Repuhlic, Ann. Natal Mus. 23 (1), pp. 43-55: 47

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.1472445

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E7026370-FFE9-1E29-FD38-F70727F9FE10

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Plazi

scientific name

Nannolaphria
status

gen. n.

Genus Nannolaphria  gen. n.

Derivation: Gr. Navoc; = dwarf; Aa <ppw = cult term meaning Forager.

Type species: Nannolaphria niger  sp. n.

])iagnosis: Mystax composed of numerous black setae only. Proboscis not laterally compressed and shorter than antenna. Wing membrane completely covered with fine black microsetae. Stalk of closed marginal cell bent forwards towards anterior margin of wing. Genital bulb sub-spherical, not rotated; claspers and pseudoclaspers poorly developed. Presently monotypic.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae