Coenosia aurifacies Emden, 1940 : 146,

Couri, Márcia & Pont, Adrian, 2016, Species of Coenosia Meigen (Diptera, Muscidae) described by Fritz van Emden from the British Museum Ruwenzori Expedition of 1934 – 1935, Zootaxa 4144 (4), pp. 529-555: 533

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4144.4.5

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DE8B262C-1465-4998-88AD-392880B06912

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DB87F3-FFED-FFE1-FF39-E4A90E5CF983

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scientific name

Coenosia aurifacies Emden, 1940 : 146
status

 

Coenosia aurifacies Emden, 1940: 146 

( Figs 59–61View FIGURES 53 – 64)

Holotype male seen; in good condition.

Diagnosis. General colour brown with grey pollinosity; head round with faint yellow golden pollen under certain lights; antenna short, apex far from mouth-margin; palpus and proboscis shining brown; antenna dark brown with apex of pedicel strongly grey pollinose and contrasting with general colour of antenna; legs yellow contrasting with the body colour; coxae grey dusted; scutum with three brown vittae, the median reaching apex of scutellum and the lateral ones faint; scutellum with both basal and apical setae long; all katepisternals long and similar in length; hind tibia with only the anterodorsal seta in male, the female also with an anteroventral seta; sternite 5 as in Fig. 59View FIGURES 53 – 64.

Male terminalia. Cercal plate and surstylus as in Fig. 60View FIGURES 53 – 64. Aedeagal complex as in Fig. 61View FIGURES 53 – 64.

Notes. The species was described in the genus Coenosia  and can be easily recognized by the yellow legs and by the absence in the male of a submedian posterodorsal and anteroventral seta on hind tibia. One male (not a paratype) was dissected and illustrated.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Muscidae

Genus

Coenosia

Loc

Coenosia aurifacies Emden, 1940 : 146

Couri, Márcia & Pont, Adrian 2016
2016
Loc

Coenosia aurifacies

Emden 1940: 146
1940