Tropidia (Tropidia) flavimana 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: 73

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Tropidia (Tropidia) flavimana Philippi, 1865
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Tropidia (Tropidia) flavimana Philippi, 1865 

Figs 106–107View FIGURES 104–109

Tropidia flavimana Philippi, 1865: 745 

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

Material examined. Atacama: 3♂, 2♀, Freirina , 14.X.1969, Leg. L.E. Peña ( MEUC)  ; Coquimbo: 3♂, 6♀, El Tangue, 6.II.1969, Leg. L.E. Peña ( MEUC)  ; 1♀, Hacienda Illapel , 21–24.XI.1959, Leg. L. Peña ( CNC)  ; 2♂, 5♀, El Naranjo, Tilama , XII.1968, Leg. J. Molina ( MEUC)  .

References. Philippi, 1865: 745 (desc.); Williston, 1886: 321 (cat.); Reed, 1888: 298 (cat.); Kertész, 1910: 282 (cat.); Porter, 1921: 447 (cat., dist. & notes); Shannon, 1926: 50 (material not examined); Shannon & Aubertin, 1933: 153 (desc. & key); Stuardo, 1946: 126 (cat.); Fluke, 1957: 103 (cat.); Etcheverry, 1963: 88 (cat.); Thompson et al., 1976: 120 (cat.); Camousseight, 2005: 94 (cat.).

World distribution. Chile.

Chilean distribution. From Atacama to Coquimbo region ( Fig. 110View FIGURE 110).

Altitudinal range. This species inhabits inland valley ecosystems (380– 500 m.a.s.l.).

Biology. Tropidia flavimana  is associated with shrubland of the Atacama Desert. This species has been observed visiting ‘huingán’ ( Schinus polygama  ) (Cav.) Cabrera (R. Barahona-Segovia pers. obs.). Other aspects of its biology and ecology remain unknown in Chile.

Conservation status. EN under B2ab (iii) using AOO = 20 km 2 and five localities (or subpopulations); EOO = 22,153 km 2.

MEUC

Universidad de Chile

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Tropidia

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Tropidia (Tropidia) flavimana Philippi, 1865

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

Philippi, P. I. 1865: 745
1865