Calycomyza dryas Monteiro & Esposito, 2017,

Monteiro, Nilton Juvencio Santiago, Barbosa, Rodrigo Rendeiro & Esposito, Maria Cristina, 2019, Agromyzidae (Diptera: Schizophora) in the state of Pará: new species and new records in Brazil, Zootaxa 4624 (2), pp. 151-182: 160

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4624.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A0A2E6C2-6456-4F99-A3CE-1958A271E1A4

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3512270

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0390046E-FFA5-D667-E5B1-FC0EFCCBF918

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Plazi

scientific name

Calycomyza dryas Monteiro & Esposito, 2017
status

 

Calycomyza dryas Monteiro & Esposito, 2017 

Calycomyza dryas Monteiro & Esposito, 2017: 578  .

Diagnosis. Wing length 1.7–1.8 mm. Fronto-orbital brownish to upper fronto-orbital seta, distinctly yellow below; face greyish; pedicel brown; leg brown, with apex of femur and base of tibia yellow in the fore leg; calypter white with margin black, fringe black. Aedeagus (Fig. 12–14 in Monteiro & Eposito 2017): basiphallus slightly sclerotized; mesophallus claviform, with a digitiform projection basally; subtriangular sclerite present between mesophallus and distiphallus; distiphallus compact, fused in basal half, apically forming two tubules rotated in opposite directions.

Host-plant. Lamiaceae— Hyptis mutabilis (Rich.)  .

Distribution. Brazil

Material examined. BRAZIL, Pará state, Belém: Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (EMBRA- PA), 1º26′06.4″S, 48º26′58.1″W, 25-I-1994, M.C. Esposito [collector], ex leaf of Hyptis mutabilis  (♂)GoogleMaps  ; same loca- tion, 25-I-1994, ex leaf of Hyptis mutabilis  (♂); Universidade Federal Rural da Amazônia ( UFRA), 1º27′13.8″S, 48º26′43.8″W, 11-II-1994, M.C. Esposito [collector], ex leaf of Hyptis mutabilis  (♀)GoogleMaps  ; Universidade Federal Rural da Amazônia ( UFRA), 1º27′13.8″S, 48º26′43.8″W 15-V-1992, M.C. Esposito [collector], ex leaf of Hyptis mutabilis  (♀)GoogleMaps  ; Parque Zoobotânico do Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi ( MPEG), 1º27′09.9″S, 48º28′35.6″W, 01-II-1994, M.C. Esposito [collector], ex leaf of Hyptis mutabilis  (3 ♂)GoogleMaps 

Comments. The shape of the mines of Calycomyza dryas  is similar to those of C. hyptidis Spencer. However  , the shape of the aedeagus differentiates the two species.

PA

Universidade Federal do Oeste do Pará

MPEG

Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Agromyzidae

Genus

Calycomyza

Loc

Calycomyza dryas Monteiro & Esposito, 2017

Monteiro, Nilton Juvencio Santiago, Barbosa, Rodrigo Rendeiro & Esposito, Maria Cristina 2019
2019