Toxomerus incaicus Sack, 1941,

Barahona-Segovia, Rodrigo M., Riera, Pamela, Pañinao-Monsálvez, Laura, Guzmán, Vicente Valdés & Henríquez-Piskulich, Patricia, 2021, Updating the knowledge of the flower flies (Diptera: Syrphidae) from Chile: Illustrated catalog, extinction risk and biological notes, Zootaxa 4959 (1), pp. 1-178: 153

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4959.1.1

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Toxomerus incaicus Sack, 1941
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Toxomerus incaicus Sack, 1941 

Figs 212–213View FIGURES 210–215

Toxomerus incaicus Sack, 1941: 101 

Type locality and data. “ Querobamba , Peru ” (LT, ♂, SMT)  .

Material examined. Arica y Parinacota: 1♂, Cica , 12.VI.1968, Leg. N. Hichins (UTA); 1♂, Lluta CAMPEX, IX.1967, Leg. A. Aguilera (UTA); 1♂, Cuya, Camarones, 25.II.1976, Leg. N. Hichins (UTA); 1♀, Chica, Picha, Lluta, 12.XI.1969, Leg. N. Hichins (UTA)  ; Biobío: 1♂, Lajuna del Laja , 13-16.II.1957, Leg. L. Peña ( CNC)  .

References. Sack, 1941: 101, fig. 3 (abdomen, male) (desc.); Mengual, 2011: 146 (desc. & key); Marín-Armijos et al., 2017: 180 (cat.).

World distribution. Peru, Bolivia and Chile.

Chilean distribution. Recorded in altiplanic towns in Arica y Parinacota and from Biobío regions ( Fig. 220View FIGURE 220).

Altitudinal range. From inland valleys to precordillera ecosystems (200–1000 m.a.s.l.).

Biology and notes. Toxomerus incaicus  is here reported from Chile for the first time and is associated with highlands ecosystems. All basic aspects of its biology and ecology remain unknown.

Conservation status. EN under B1ab (iii) + 2ab (iii) using EOO = 4,134 km 2, AOO = 12 km 2 and 5 localities (or subpopulations).

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Toxomerus

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Toxomerus incaicus Sack, 1941

Barahona-Segovia, Rodrigo M., Riera, Pamela, Pañinao-Monsálvez, Laura, Guzmán, Vicente Valdés & Henríquez-Piskulich, Patricia 2021
2021
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Toxomerus incaicus

Sack, P. 1941: 101
1941