Tephritis conjuncta var. divisa Rondani, 1871

Sforzi, Alessandra & Sommaggio, Daniele, 2021, Catalog of the Diptera types described by Camillo Rondani, Zootaxa 4989 (1), pp. 1-438: 374-375

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4982442

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scientific name

Tephritis conjuncta var. divisa Rondani, 1871
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Tephritis conjuncta var. divisa Rondani, 1871  

ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION: 1871b: 18.

TYPE LOCALITY: “ in tota   Italia [in all Italy]”.

TYPE MATERIAL: 1 ♀, lectotype (double-mounted: fastened by a micro pin to a polyethylene foam block on a standard insect pin) ( MZUF: Box 31): Tephritis Latr.   / divisa Rnd.   , ♀ / 1657 / ♀ / lectotype Tephritis divisa Rondani   , det. B. Merz, 1992   .

PARALECTOTYPES EXAMINED: 5 ♂♂ (all double-mounted: fastened by a micro pin to a polyethylene foam block on a standard insect pin, one completely covered with mold; one missing head and left legs) ( MZUF: Box 31): Tephritis Latr.   / divisa Rnd.   ♂ / 1657; 5 ♀♀ (two double-mounted: fastened by a micro pin to a polyethylene foam block on a standard insect pin; one very moldy; one completely covered with mold; one with head and thorax partially eaten by dermestids, missing left wing) ( MZUF: Box 31): Tephritis Latr.   / divisa Rnd.   ♀ / 1657.

CURRENT STATUS: subspecies of Tephritis conjuncta ( Loew, 1844) ( Foote 1984: 133)   ; valid species, as Tephritis divisa   ( Merz 1992: 236, Merz 1994: 67, Belcari et al. 1995b: 11, Norrbom et al. 1999: 216).

REMARKS: Rondani (1871b: 18) described divisa   as a variety of Tephritis conjuncta ( Loew, 1844)   , without specifying the number   , sex or length of the specimens. Merz (1992: 236) designated a lectotype (♀) and paralectotypes (5 ♂♂, 5 ♀♀).

MZUF

Museo Zoologico La Specola, Universita di Firenze

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Tephritidae

Genus

Tephritis