Copestylum (Phalacromya) willinki (Fluke, 1951),

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: 95

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4705735

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scientific name

Copestylum (Phalacromya) willinki (Fluke, 1951)
status

 

Copestylum (Phalacromya) willinki (Fluke, 1951) 

Figs 140–141View FIGURES 140–143

Volucella willinki Fluke, 1951b: 10 

Type locality and data. “ Tucumán: Siambon. Argentina ” (T, ♂, IML)  .

Material examined. Atacama: 1♀, Cuesta Pajonales, 24.IX.1967, Leg. R. Charlin ( MEUC) ( Fig. 147View FIGURE 147)  .

References. Fluke, 1951b: 10, figs 2, 24 & 54 (desc.); Thompson et al., 1976: 87 (cat.).

World distribution. Argentina and Chile.

Chilean distribution. Only recorded from Atacama region.

Altitudinal range. This species mainly inhabits inland valleys between 400– 700 m.a.s.l.

Biology and notes. Copestylum willinki  is here reported from Chile for the first time and associated with xeric conditions and semi-desertic shrublands. This species can be observed in the south of the Atacama Province in Chile ( Morrone 2014). Other aspects of its biology and ecology remain unknown in Chile.

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

IML

Instituto Miguel Lillo

MEUC

Universidad de Chile

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Copestylum

Loc

Copestylum (Phalacromya) willinki (Fluke, 1951)

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

Volucella willinki

Fluke, C. L. 1951: 10
1951