Antillocladius arcuatus Saether, 1982

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 : 21

publication ID

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5134482

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/5C31878A-FFEE-FFDE-6AAD-FB395350A29B

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scientific name

Antillocladius arcuatus Saether
status

 

Antillocladius arcuatus Saether

Antillocladius arcuatus Saether, 1982: 474 , Fig. 5 View FIGURES 5–6 ; Mendes et al. (2004: 29) View Cited Treatment .

Material examined: Type material as in Saether (1982). BRAZIL: São Paulo: Cajuru, Fazenda Rio Grande , 21°12'S, 47°09'W, 2 males, 18.xii.1999 – 10.i.2000, Malaise trap, G. Melo & F. Nascimento. VENEZUELA: Falcón: Rio Mitare near San Luis , 11°07.930'N, 69°39,184'W, 589 m a.s.l., 8 males, 07.vi.2001, R.W. Holzenthal, R. Blahnik, H. Paprocki & C. Cressa. MEXICO: Nuevo Leòn: Santiago, 30 km west of Cola Caballo on road to Laguna de Sánchez , 2 males, 19.ix.1998, light trap, T. Andersen & A. Contreras-Ramos; Allende, Rio Ramos at Raices, 2 km west of highway 85, 2 males, 20.ix.1998, sweep net & light trap, T. Andersen & A. Contreras-Ramos ( MIZA, MZUSP, ZMBN) GoogleMaps .

Diagnostic characters: The male can be separated from all other members of the genus by having bare wing membrane; squama with 2–3 setae; acrostichals starting in front, non-scalpellate anterior, scalpellate in mid scutum; virga absent; anal point narrow, tapering to point; and inferior volsella strongly projecting and lobe-like.

Distribution: The species is known from Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela, and U.S.A.

MIZA

Museo del Instituto de Zoologia Agricola Francisco Fernandez Yepez

MZUSP

Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo

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 arcuatus Saether

Mendes, Humberto Fonseca & Andersen, Trond 2008
2008
Loc

Antillocladius arcuatus

Mendes, H. F. & Andersen, T. & Saether, O. A. 2004: 29
Saether, O. A. 1982: 474
1982