Coniceromyia truncata Kung & Brown

Ament, Danilo César & Amorim, Dalton De Souza, 2016, Taxonomic revision of Coniceromyia Borgmeier (Diptera: Phoridae), with the description of three new species from Brazil, Zootaxa 4086 (1), pp. 1-87: 58

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4086.1.1

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Coniceromyia truncata Kung & Brown
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Coniceromyia truncata Kung & Brown  

( Figs. 131–134 View FIGURES 131 – 134 , 188 View FIGURES 174 – 190 , 241 View FIGURES 239 – 243 , 313–314 View FIGURES 312 – 317 )

Coniceromyia truncata Kung & Brown, 2000a: 6   , fig. 12.

Diagnosis (male). Wing apex truncated; forefemur with long ventral thin setae.

Material examined. Holotype ♂, COSTA RICA   : San Jose: 6 km North of San Gerardo , 9.55ºN, 83.8ºW, xi.1992, Malaise trap, 2800 m, P. Hanson col. ( LACM) GoogleMaps   . Paratypes: 1♂, Cartago: 4 km NE Canon , 9.71ºN, 83.94ºW, vi.1995, Malaise trap, 2350 m, P. Hanson col. ( LACM) GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, same data but vii.1996 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Villa Mills , 9.57ºN, 83.73ºW, xi –xii.1989, Malaise trap, 3000 m, P. Hanson col. ( LACM) GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, San José: 20km S Empalme , 9.63ºN, 83.85ºW, viii.1988, Malaise trap, 2800m, P. Hanson col. ( LACM) GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Puntarenas: Las Alturas , 8.95ºN, 82.83ºW, iii –v.1995, Malaise trap, 2100m, P. Hanson col. ( LACM) GoogleMaps   .

Hypopygium description ( Figs. 131–134 View FIGURES 131 – 134 ). Hypopygium light brown. Epandrium covered with microtrichia mostly dorsally, proximal lateral areas bare; epandrial dorsal suture present, left suture absent. Left epandrial process dorsally and apically setose, short, ventrally curved and with a medial setulose projection near hypoproct. Right epandrial projection with subepandrial group of setulae. Hypoproct with 2–3 setae. Right lobe of hypandrium without lateral projection.

Geographical distribution. Presently known from four midelevation sites in Costa Rica.

LACM

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Phoridae

Genus

Coniceromyia

Loc

Coniceromyia truncata Kung & Brown

Ament, Danilo César & Amorim, Dalton De Souza 2016
2016
Loc

Coniceromyia truncata

Kung 2000: 6
2000