Litocladius Mendes, Andersen et Saether

Mendes, Humberto Fonseca & Andersen, Trond, 2008, A review of Antillocladius Saether and Litocladius Mendes, Andersen et Saether, with the description of two new Neotropical genera (Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae), Zootaxa 1887 (1), pp. 1-75 : 57

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1887.1.1

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5134537

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/5C31878A-FFC2-FFF2-6AAD-FE1352B5A6C5

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Felipe

scientific name

Litocladius Mendes, Andersen et Saether
status

 

Key to the males of Litocladius Mendes, Andersen et Saether

1. Third palpomere with 1–2 strong spines apically; r 4+5 with at least 10 setae........................ L. floripa sp. n.

- Third palpomere with setae only; r 4+5 with 0–1 setae...................................................................................3

2. Crista dorsalis distinct; inferior volsella with rounded oral projection .......................................................... ....................................................................................................... L. mateusi Mendes, Andersen et Saether

- Crista dorsalis absent; inferior volsella low, adpressed to gonocoxite. ............................ L. confusus sp. n.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Chironomidae