Bezzia (Bezzia) perplexa Dow and Turner

William L. Grogan, Jr., Hribar, Lawrence J., Murphree, C. Steven & Cilek, James E., 2010, New records of biting and predaceous midges from Florida, including species new to the fauna of the United States (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae), Insecta Mundi 2010 (147), pp. 1-59: 49

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5352908

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5450854

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scientific name

Bezzia (Bezzia) perplexa Dow and Turner
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Bezzia (Bezzia) perplexa Dow and Turner  

Bezzia   (Pseudobezzi a) perplexa Dow and Turner, 1976: 57   (Florida).

Bezzia (Bezzia) perplexa: Wilkening et al. 1985: 529   (Florida records); Borkent and Grogan 2009: 26 (in Nearctic catalog; distribution).

Discussion. Dow and Turner (1976) designated the holotype and paratypes from Alachua Co. and additional Florida paratypes from Hillsborough, Indian River and Liberty counties as well as three paratypes from Drew Co., Arkansas. We provide the first records from Glades, Gulf, Manatee, Marion, Orange and Wakulla counties.

New records. Glades Co., Palmdale , 14 July 1970, E. Irons, light trap, 1 male ( USNM). Gulf Co., Wewahitchka, Aug. 1967, Blanton & Boike, light trap, 1 female   ; same data except Sept. 1967, 1 female ( USNM). Manatee Co., Oneco, 23 March 1954, G. E. Ball, 1 male ( USNM). Marion Co. , Juniper Springs, 28 April 1970, W. W. Wirth, light trap, 1 female ( USNM). Orange Co. , Rock Springs, 21 April 1970, W. W. Wirth, light trap, 1 female ( USNM). Wakulla Co. , Ochlockonee Riv. St. Park, 29-IV-1970, W. W. Wirth, light trap, 1 male ( USNM)   ; Wakulla Springs State Park , Lodge Road, 25 May 2004, S. Murphree, CDC light trap with UV wand, 1 female ( WLGC)   .

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

UV

Departamento de Biologia de la Universidad del Valle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ceratopogonidae

Genus

Bezzia

Loc

Bezzia (Bezzia) perplexa Dow and Turner

William L. Grogan, Jr., Hribar, Lawrence J., Murphree, C. Steven & Cilek, James E. 2010
2010
Loc

Bezzia (Bezzia) perplexa:

Borkent, A. & W. L. Grogan, Jr. 2009: 26
Wilkening, A. J. & D. L. Kline & W. W. Wirth 1985: 529
1985
Loc

Bezzia

Dow, M. I. & E. C. Turner 1976: 57
1976