Tonnoiriella pulchra, Eaton, 1893

Wagner, Rüdiger & Withers, Phil, 2020, The West-Palearctic species of the genus Tonnoiriella Vaillant, 1971 (Diptera: Psychodidae, Psychodinae), Zootaxa 4728 (2), pp. 183-210: 187

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Tonnoiriella pulchra


T. pulchra  -species group

This group is characterized by basally close gonocoxites. Hypandrium broadened over at least 1/3 of its length. Ventral distiphallus is a large S-shaped cross sclerite, longer than gonocoxites; dorsal distiphallus large, of different shape, less sclerotized, lateral edge often with rows of roundish marks.

Species included: T. pulchra ( Eaton, 1893)  , T. anderssoni ( Nielsen, 1965)  , T. paveli Ježek, 1999  , T. aurasica  sp. nov. (Distribution: Western Europe and Western North Africa).