Coenosia scutellaris ( Emden, 1940: 162 ),

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: 552

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-FFFE-FFF2-FF39-E6A30DCEFC41

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Plazi

scientific name

Coenosia scutellaris ( Emden, 1940: 162 )
status

 

Coenosia scutellaris ( Emden, 1940: 162) 

( Figs 29–32View FIGURES 21 – 40)

Holotype male seen ( Figs 29–32View FIGURES 21 – 40); mid right leg missing.

Diagnosis. General colour brown with grey pollinosity; scutum brown, grey pollinose with five narrow vittae, the median one reaching to middle of scutellum; palpus brown; legs yellow, apical fifth of mid and hind femora brown, tarsi brown; arista bare; scutellum almost bare and with only the basal pair of setae which are very long; anterior katepisternal hair-like; lower calypter about twice as long as the upper one; haltere yellow; legs long, especially fore tarsus and hind femur; fore tibia with a long median posterior seta; hind tibia with one median anterior, one anterodorsal inserted a little basad of it, and one subbasal posterodorsal seta; abdomen and wing long.

Notes. The species keys out as an isolated species in the group key and is very easy to recognize by the elongated shape of the body and wing, and by the presence of only the basal pair of setae on scutellum. Known only from the holotype male.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Muscidae

Genus

Coenosia

Loc

Coenosia scutellaris ( Emden, 1940: 162 )

Couri, Márcia & Pont, Adrian 2016
2016
Loc

Coenosia scutellaris (

Emden 1940: 162
1940