Mesembrinella obscura ( Wolff, 2017 ), Wolff, 2017

Whitworth, Terry L. & Yusseff-Vanegas, Sohath, 2019, A revision of the genera and species of the Neotropical family Mesembrinellidae (Diptera: Oestroidea), Zootaxa 4659 (1), pp. 1-146: 85

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4659.1.1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3512509

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scientific name

Mesembrinella obscura ( Wolff, 2017 )
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Mesembrinella obscura ( Wolff, 2017)  

Huascaromusca obscura Wolff in Wolff et al., 2017: 253   . Holotype male (CEUA), not examined. Type locality: Vereda La Floresta , Jardín, Antioquia, Colombia.

Mesembrinella obscura: Cerretti et al. (2017   : tab. 2).

Diagnosis. Postpronotal lobe with 3x 3 setae; subcostal sclerite bare; legs entirely dark; spiracles black; ac 0:1; outer ph 1.

Redescription. [Summarized from Wolff et al. (2017).] Male. A medium-sized dark blue fly with bright blue reflections. Frons 0.058 (0.044–0.69/8) of head width at narrowest. Scutellar chaetotaxy: 1 ap, 1 bas, 1 pb, 1 disc. Wing mostly hyaline, with slight darkening at base and around crossvein r-m. Epandrium, cerci and surstyli and other characters as in Wolff et al. (2017: figs 5–11).

Female. Wolff et al. (2017) give female frons width at narrowest as 0.238 (0.228 –0.250 /10). Terminalia not illustrated or described in detail.

Material examined. None (no specimens could be obtained for examination).

Distribution. Colombia.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Calliphoridae

Genus

Mesembrinella

Loc

Mesembrinella obscura ( Wolff, 2017 )

Whitworth, Terry L. & Yusseff-Vanegas, Sohath 2019
2019
Loc

Huascaromusca obscura Wolff in Wolff et al., 2017: 253

Wolff, M. & Ramos-Pastrana, Y. & Marinho, M. A. T. & Amorim, D. 2017: 253
2017