Paragus tacchettii Rondani, 1865,

Sforzi, Alessandra & Sommaggio, Daniele, 2021, Catalog of the Diptera types described by Camillo Rondani, Zootaxa 4989 (1), pp. 1-438: 263

publication ID

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

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:89C63841-3CF4-491D-8C73-BEF7DCB18FB5

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4981819

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/686387A0-FECB-FEAD-5889-FB26FEB9649C

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scientific name

Paragus tacchettii Rondani, 1865
status

 

Paragus tacchettii Rondani, 1865 

ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION: 1865a: 140.

TYPE LOCALITY: “ in montuosis Agri  Brixiensis [Brescian mountains ( Italy)]”  .

TYPE MATERIAL: 1 ♂, syntype (missing right mid-leg, terminalia in a microvial pinned next to the specimen) ( MZUF: Box 7): Paragus Latr.  / tacchettii Rnd.  / = P. bicolor (Fabricius)  , P. Goeldlin det. 1971 / 335.

CURRENT STATUS: junior synonym of Paragus bicolor ( Fabricius, 1794)  ( Peck 1988: 80, Belcari et al. 1995a: 10).

REMARKS: Rondani (1865a: 140) described Paragus tacchettii  from just the male sex, without specifying either the number  or the length of the specimens, from material collected by C. Tacchetti. We found one syntype in this study.

MZUF

Museo Zoologico La Specola, Universita di Firenze

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Paragus