Tachina chrysalidarum Rondani, 1859

Sforzi, Alessandra & Sommaggio, Daniele, 2021, Catalog of the Diptera types described by Camillo Rondani, Zootaxa 4989 (1), pp. 1-438: 357

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4989.1.1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4982362

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scientific name

Tachina chrysalidarum Rondani, 1859
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Tachina chrysalidarum Rondani, 1859  

ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION: 1859b: 194 (key), 196 (description).

TYPE LOCALITY: “ in planitie agri parmensis   [ Parmese plains ( Italy)]”   .

TYPE MATERIAL: 1 ♀, syntype (covered with mold, missing left mid-leg) ( MZUF: Box 13): Tachina Mgn   / chrysalidarum Rnd.   / 677; 1 ♀, syntype ( MZUB: Box 326): 23 16 / Tachina crysalidarum Rond.   , ex a. parmensi / crysalidarum Rndn.   , Parma.

CURRENT STATUS: junior synonym of Exorista (Exorista) larvarum (Linnaeus, 1758) ( Herting & Dely-Draskovits 1993: 122)   .

REMARKS: Rondani (1859b: 196) described Tachina chrysalidarum   from more than one female, without specifying the exact number   of specimens and not giving a range of lengths: “ Raro foeminas legi … Mas ignotus   [Rarely I collected females … Male unknown]”. Herting (1969: 192) reported just one female in the MZUF. We located two syntype females   .

MZUF

Museo Zoologico La Specola, Universita di Firenze

MZUB

Museo di Zoologia

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Rhinophoridae

Genus

Tachina