Antillocladius zempoalensis 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 : 41

publication ID

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5134523

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/5C31878A-FFD2-FFE2-6AAD-FF2B563FA64B

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Antillocladius zempoalensis Mendes, Andersen et Saether
status

 

Antillocladius zempoalensis Mendes, Andersen et Saether

Antillocladius zempoalensis Mendes, Andersen and Saether, 2004: 57 View Cited Treatment , Fig. 16 View FIGURES 13–17 .

Material examined: Type material as in Mendes et al. (2004).

Diagnostic characters: The male can be separated from all other members of the genus by having bare wing membrane, veins and squama; costa strongly extended; acrostichals starting in front, anterior one hairlike, posterior ones scalpellate; no virga; anal point moderately long, triangular with pointed apex and strong lateral setae; and inferior volsella well developed, set off and rounded.

Distribution: The species is known only from Parque Nacional Lagunas de Zempoala, Morelos province in Mexico.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Chironomidae

Genus

Antillocladius

Loc

Antillocladius zempoalensis Mendes, Andersen et Saether

Mendes, Humberto Fonseca & Andersen, Trond 2008
2008