Sphiximorpha barbiger ( Loew, 1853 )

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: 26

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4705643

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FD4340-FFA3-1841-FF27-0CB8FB85FA0A

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scientific name

Sphiximorpha barbiger ( Loew, 1853 )
status

 

Sphiximorpha barbiger ( Loew, 1853)  

Figs 26–27 View FIGURES 26–27

Ceriodes acra Curran, 1941: 246   *

Ceriana barbipes Loew, 1853: 19   *

Type locality and data. “ Montevideo, Uruguay ” (T, ♂, ZMB)  

Material examined. Metropolitana : (sex undetermined) Santiago, 3.III.1944, Leg. R.P. ( CNC)   .

References. Loew, 1853: 19 (desc.); Curran, 1941: 246 (desc. Ceriana acra   ); Vockeroth, 1971: 282 (nomenclatural changes); Thompson, 1972b: 130 ( Milesiinae   rev.); Thompson et al., 1976: 93 (cat.); Thompson, 1999a: 328 (key); Ricarte et al., 2007: 921 (puparium desc. & taxonomic notes); Kirst et al., 2017: 4 (biodiversity study).

World distribution. Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Chile.

Chilean distribution. Only recorded from Metropolitan region ( Fig. 28 View FIGURE 28 ).

Altitudinal range. This species could inhabit Mediterranean ecosystems between 400 and 700 m. a.s.l.

Biology and notes. Sphiximorpha barbipes   is here reported from Chile for the first time. This species has been reared from tree holes and bamboo suggesting a saprophagous role ( Ricarte et al. 2007).

Conservation status. DD; EOO = 2 km 2 and one locality (or subpopulations).

ZMB

Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (Zoological Collections)

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Sphiximorpha

Loc

Sphiximorpha barbiger ( Loew, 1853 )

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

Ceriodes acra

Curran, C. H. 1941: 246
1941
Loc

Ceriana barbipes

Loew, H. 1853: 19
1853