Ohmyia omya Thompson, 1999,

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: 34

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Ohmyia omya Thompson, 1999
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Ohmyia omya Thompson, 1999 

Figs 40–41View FIGURES 40–43

Ohmyia omya Thompson, 1999a: 342 

Type locality and data. “ Lamayeque , 5 miles south of Chiclayo 20m, Peru ” (HT, ♂, CAS)  .

Material examined. Arica and Parinacota: 1♀, Arica, 5.XI.1902, W. Schnuse ( SMT; Thompson 1999a)  .

References. Thompson, 1999a: 342 (desc.).

World distribution. Peru and Chile.

Chilean distribution. Only known from Arica y Parinacota region ( Fig. 55View FIGURE 55).

Altitudinal range. This species could inhabit transverse valleys between 5 and 500 m. a.s.l.

Biology and notes. The particular name of this native flower fly species is a female arbitrary combination which in colloquial English means “ Oh my ” ( Thompson 1999a). All basic aspects of its biology and ecology remain unknown.

Conservation status. DD; AOO = 2 km 2 and one locality (or subpopulation).

Genus Eristalinus Rondani, 1845 

Eristalinus Rondani, 1845: 453  . Type-species, Musca sepulchralis Linnaeus  (Subs. mon, Rondani 1857: 38). Refs. Thompson, 1999a: 329 (key); 340 (notes on taxa); Thompson, 2003: 3, 10 (key, syn. and taxonomic notes).

Lathyrophthalmus Mik, 1897: 114  . Type-species, Conops aeneus Scopoli  (orig. des.).

Lathyrophthalmus  , subg. of Metalloeristalis Kanervo, 1938: 43  . Type-species, Conops aeneus Scopoli  (orig. des.).

Oreristalis Séguy, 1851: 16  . Nomen nudum  .

Subgenus Eristalinus Rondani, 1845 

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Ohmyia

Loc

Ohmyia omya Thompson, 1999

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

Ohmyia omya

Thompson, F. C. 1999: 342
1999
Loc

Lathyrophthalmus

Kanervo, E. 1938: 43
1938
Loc

Lathyrophthalmus

Mik, J. L. 1897: 114
1897
Loc

Oreristalis Séguy, 1851: 16

Seguy, E. 1851: 16
1851
Loc

Eristalinus

Thompson, F. C. 2003: 3
Thompson, F. C. 1999: 329
Rondani, C. 1857: 38
Rondani, C. 1845: 453
1845