Tropidia (Tropidia) nigricornis 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: 73-76

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Tropidia (Tropidia) nigricornis Philippi, 1865
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Tropidia (Tropidia) nigricornis Philippi, 1865 

Figs 108–109View FIGURES 104–109

Tropidia nigricornis Philippi, 1865: 745 

Xylota bivittata Bigot, 1884: 547 

Zelima bivittata Kertész, 1910: 282  *

Tropidia bivittata Shannon, 1926: 43  *

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

Material examined. Coquimbo: 1♀, Tranque Recoleta , 28.X.1975, Leg. O  . León ( MNHNCL)  ; 1♂, Hacienda Illapel , 21–24.XI.1959, Leg. L. Peña ( CNC)  ; 1♂, El Pangue, 3.XI.1961, Leg. L. Peña ( CNC)  ; 1♀, El Naranjo, Tilama , XII.1968, Leg. J. Molina ( MEUC)  ; Valparaíso: 1♂, Fundo Mirador, Quillota , 29.VIII.1965, Leg. Cerda ( MNHNCL)  ; 1♀, Villa Alemana , 25.XI.1965, J. Solervicens ( MNHNCL)  ; 1♀, Guardia Vieja , XI.1953, Leg. Ramírez ( CNC)  ; Metropolitana   : 1♀, Caleu, Lo Marín , 03.XI.1989, Leg. M. Cerda ( MNHNCL)  ; 1♂, Las Condes , 17.I.1966, Leg. J  . Herrera ( IEUMCE)  ; 1♀, La Obra, 18.X.1987, Leg. S. Roitman ( MNHNCL)  ; 1♀, Las Melosas , 31.I.1967, Leg. J. Moroni ( MNHNCL)  ; 1♂, San Alfonso , 23.IV.1960, Leg. J. Moroni ( IEUMCE)  ; O’Higgins: 1♂, Colchagua , no date, Leg. NN ( MNHNCL)  ; Ñuble   : 1♀, Cobquecura , I.1966, Leg. P. Ramirez F. ( IEUMCE)  ; 1♂, Ranguelmo , 11.II.1959, Leg. L. Peña ( CNC)  ; 1♂, Las Trancas , 1400 m, 03.I.1994, Leg. L. Peña & A. Ugarte ( MEUC)  ; 1♀, Re- cinto, 23.II.1969, L. Alfaro ( MEUC)  .

References. Philippi, 1965: 745 (desc.); Bigot, 1884: 547 (desc.); Williston, 1886: 321 (cat.); Reed, 1888:

298 (cat.); Kertész, 1910: 282 (cat.); Shannon, 1926: 43 (desc.); Shannon & Aubertin, 1933: 153 (desc. & key); Stuardo, 1946: 127 (cat.); Fluke, 1957: 103 (cat.); Etcheverry, 1963: 88 (cat.); Thompson et al., 1976: 120 (cat.); Camousseight, 2005: 93 (cat.).

World distribution. Chile.

Chileand distribution. From Coquimbo to Ñuble region ( Fig. 110View FIGURE 110).

Altitudinal range. From inland valleys to precordillera ecosystems (350– 1,400 m.a.s.l.).

Biology and notes. Tropidia nigricornis  is associated with Mediterranean forests. It has been observed visiting E. paniculatum  (R. Barahona-Segovia, pers. obs.). Other data about the biology or ecology of this species are unknown.

Conservation status. LC; EOO = 88,116 km 2; AOO = 64 km 2 and 16 localities (or subpopulations).

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

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) nigricornis Philippi, 1865

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

Tropidia bivittata

Shannon, R. C. 1926: 43
1926
Loc

Zelima bivittata Kertész, 1910: 282

Kertesz, K. 1910: 282
1910
Loc

Xylota bivittata

Bigot, J. M. F. 1884: 547
1884
Loc

Tropidia nigricornis

Philippi, P. I. 1865: 745
1865