Coenosia tomentigera Emden, 1940 : 152,

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: 553

publication ID

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

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Coenosia tomentigera Emden, 1940 : 152
status

 

Coenosia tomentigera Emden, 1940: 152 

( Figs 116–118View FIGURES 113 – 124)

Holotype male seen; in good condition.

Diagnosis. General colour brown, with grey pollinosity; palpus brown; legs brown with grey pollinosity; antennal insertion a little projecting; postpedicel about 2.2 times the length of the pedicel; arista almost bare; scutellum with both pairs of setae present and long, and with setulae on disc; all katepisternals long and similar in size; lower calypter short and only slightly projecting beyond the upper one; haltere yellow; all legs in male with numerous fine and long setae; fore tibia of female with one median seta, in male this seta is present but is very fine and long like the other setae on all legs; male mid femur on apical half of anterior surface with a differentiated area covered with a dense, short, brown microscope pile; hind tibia with one median anterodorsal and one short median anteroventral; male abdomen with numerous long, fine, curved hairs like those on the legs; sternite 5 as in Fig. 116View FIGURES 113 – 124.

Male terminalia. Cercal plate and surstylus as in Fig. 117View FIGURES 113 – 124. Aedeagal complex as in Fig. 118View FIGURES 113 – 124.

Notes. Originally described in Coenosia  . Males can be easily identified by the fine hairs on legs and abdomen and by the differentiated area on mid femur. One male paratype was dissected and illustrated.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Muscidae

Genus

Coenosia

Loc

Coenosia tomentigera Emden, 1940 : 152

Couri, Márcia & Pont, Adrian 2016
2016
Loc

Coenosia tomentigera

Emden 1940: 152
1940