Tropidia (Tropidia) rubricornis Philippi, 1865

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: 76-77

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Tropidia (Tropidia) rubricornis Philippi, 1865
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Tropidia (Tropidia) rubricornis Philippi, 1865  

Tropidia rubricornis Philippi, 1865: 744  

Type locality and data. “ Colchagua Prov. , Chile ” (T, ♂, MNHNCL)   .

Material examined. Arica y Parinacota: 1♂, Desembocadura río Lluta , 4.IV.1974, Leg. H. Vasquéz (UTA)   ; Lluta, Rosario , 10.II.1948 ( Etcheverry 1952)   ; 1♀, Lluta , km 41, 18.XI.1968, Leg. G. Díaz P. (UTA)   ; 1♀, Camarones , 17.I.1974, Leg. J. Acuña (UTA)   ; Tarapacá: 1♀, Guatacondo, 2150 m, 11.XII.1967, Leg. L.E. Peña ( MEUC)   ; Metropolitana:(sex undetermined) Caleu, Lo Marín , 03.XI.1989, Leg.M.Cerda ( MNHNCL)   ; O’Higgins: 1♂, Pangal , 03.I.1964, Leg. H. Toro ( IEUMCE)   ; Ñuble : (sex undetermined) Las Trancas, Leg. S. Roitman ( MNHNCL)   .

References. Philippi, 1865: 744 (desc.); Williston, 1886: 321 (cat.); Reed, 1888: 298 (cat.); Kertész, 1910: 282 (cat.); Shannon, 1926: 50 (material not examined); Shannon & Aubertin, 1933: 153 (desc. & key); Stuardo, 1946: 127 (cat.); Etcheverry, 1952: 308 (cat.); Fluke, 1957: 104 (desc.); Etcheverry, 1963: 90 (cat.); Etcheverry, 1970: 95 (cat.); Thompson et al., 1976: 120 (cat.); Camousseight, 2005: 94 (cat.).

World distribution. Chile.

Chilean distribution. From Arica y Parinacota to Ñuble region ( Fig. 110 View FIGURE 110 ).

Altitudinal range. From coastal to highland ecosystems (0–2,150 m.a.s.l.).

Biology and notes. Tropidia rubricornis   is a species with a wide distribution and associated to different ecosystems. It has been collected in ‘Chilca’ plants ( Baccharis   sp.). No other data is known about the biology of this species.

Conservation status. VU under B2ab (iii) using AOO = 32 km 2 and six localities (or subpopulations); EOO = 208,406 km 2.

Subtribe Xylotina  

Genus Macrometopia Philippi, 1865  

Macrometopia Philippi, 1865: 740   . Type-species, atra Philippi   (mon.). Refs. Hull, 1949b: 365, fig. 221 (head); Thompson, 1972b: 152–153 (Milesinae rev. & desc.); Thompson, 1999a: 333 (key), 347 (species key).

MEUC

Universidad de Chile

IEUMCE

INSTITUTO DE ENTOMOLOGIA UNIVERSIDAD METROPOLITANA DE CIENCIAS DE LA EDUCACION

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Tropidia

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Tropidia (Tropidia) rubricornis Philippi, 1865

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

Tropidia rubricornis

Philippi, P. I. 1865: 744
1865
Loc

Macrometopia

Thompson, F. C. 1999: 333
Thompson, F. C. 1972: 152
Hull, F. M. 1949: 365
Philippi, P. I. 1865: 740
1865