Fazia argentipila ( Fluke, 1942 ),

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: 133-134

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4705775

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scientific name

Fazia argentipila ( Fluke, 1942 )
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Fazia argentipila ( Fluke, 1942) 

Fig. 188View FIGURES 188–191

Epistrophe argentipila Fluke, 1942: 13  *

Stenosyrphus (Metepistrophe) argentipilia Fluke, 1950a: 126  , 140, 145*

Epistrophe argentipilia Etcheverry, 1952: 204  *

Stenosyrphus argentipilus Fluke, 1956: 204  *

Type locality and data. “Oriente: Puyo. Ecuador ” (T, ♂, AMNH).

Material examined. Arica y Parinacota: 1♂, Putre, 23.II.1948, Leg. J. Herrera ( IEUMCE); 1♂, Belén,

 

21.X.1952, Leg. M. Etcheverry ( IEUMCE)  ; Tarapacá: 1♂, Mamiña  , 29.V.1965, Leg. J. Herrera ( IEUMCE)  ; 1♂, 1♀, MiñeMiñe, no date, Leg. M. Etcheverry ( IEUMCE)  ; 1♂, Parca, 13.X.1964, Leg. J. Herrera ( IEUMCE)  ; 2♂, 1♀, Iquique, 20.X.1946, Leg. J. Herrera ( IEUMCE)  ; Antofagasta: 1♂, Tocopilla  , 7.XII.1959, Leg. J. Herrera ( IEUMCE)  ; 1♂, Chiapa, 23–24.IV.1969, Leg. L.E. Peña ( MEUC)  ; Valparaíso: 1♂, Quebrada San Francisco  , 1.V.1960, Leg. J. Herrera ( IEUMCE)  .

References. Fluke, 1942: 13 (desc.), fig. 30; Fluke, 1950a: 126, fig. 131 (desc.); Etcheverry, 1952: 308 (cat.); Fluke, 1956: 204 (cat.); Etcheverry, 1963: 77 (cat.); Thompson et al., 1976: 34 (cat.); Mengual et al., 2009: 15 (distr.).

World distribution. Argentina, Ecuador, Peru and Chile.

Chilean distribution. From Arica y Parinacota to Valparaíso region ( Fig. 192View FIGURE 192).

Altitudinal range. From coastal to highland ecosystems (0–3,500 m.a.s.l.).

Biology and notes. Fazia argentipila  have been observed visiting flowers of Haplopappus  sp. (Raúl Dinam, CSP record). Other aspects of its biology and ecology remain unknown in Chile.

Conservation status. LC; EOO = 141,810 km 2, AOO = 36 km 2 and nine localities. This species is widely distributed in all South America.

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

IEUMCE

INSTITUTO DE ENTOMOLOGIA UNIVERSIDAD METROPOLITANA DE CIENCIAS DE LA EDUCACION

MEUC

Universidad de Chile

Kingdom

Animalia

Genus

Fazia

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Fazia argentipila ( Fluke, 1942 )

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

Epistrophe argentipilia

Etcheverry, M. 1952: 204
1952
Loc

Stenosyrphus (Metepistrophe) argentipilia

Fluke, C. L. 1950: 126
1950
Loc

Epistrophe argentipila

Fluke, C. L. 1942: 13
1942