Antillocladius zhengi Wang 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 : 41

publication ID

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5134525

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/5C31878A-FFD2-FFE2-6AAD-FD2E533FA028

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scientific name

Antillocladius zhengi Wang et Saether
status

 

Antillocladius zhengi Wang et Saether

Antillocladius zhengi Wang and Saether, 1993: 229 , Fig. 2 View FIGURES 1–2 ; Mendes et al. (2004: 59) View Cited Treatment .

Material examined: Type material as in Wang and Saether (1993) ( ZMBN). THAILAND: Chiang Mai: Nankoi Waterfall near Samoeng , 1 male, 10.iv.1991, sweep net, T. Andersen ( ZMBN) .

Diagnostic characters: The male can be separated from all other members of the genus by having a few apical setae on the wing membrane; bare veins; setose squama; costa strongly extended; acrostichals starting in front, anterior one hair-like to lanceolate, posterior ones scalpellate; moderately long virga; anal point moderately long, triangular with pointed apex and strong lateral setae; and inferior volsella well developed, rectangular, with anterior part somewhat pointed and of about the same length as posterior rounded part.

Distribution: This species is known from China (Hainan) and Thailand.

ZMBN

Museum of Zoology at the University of Bergen, Invertebrate Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Chironomidae

Genus

Antillocladius

Loc

Antillocladius zhengi Wang et Saether

Mendes, Humberto Fonseca & Andersen, Trond 2008
2008
Loc

Antillocladius zhengi

Mendes, H. F. & Andersen, T. & Saether, O. A. 2004: 59
Wang, X. & Saether, O. A. 1993: 229
1993