Neoephydra,

Mathis, Wayne N. & Marinoni, Luciane, 2016, Revision of Ephydrini Zetterstedt (Diptera: Ephydridae) from the Americas south of the United States, Zootaxa 4116 (1), pp. 1-110: 33-34

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4116.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:22D15539-E49E-4D6C-BFCF-D4DBC72BA640

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/967487E2-FFB0-FFB2-FF4D-993CF88BFEFF

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Neoephydra
status

 

Key to species groups of Neoephydra 

1. Lateroclinate, fronto-orbital setae 5–6; postocular setae well developed, prominent, particularly along ventral margin of eye....................................................................................The dasycephala  Group - Lateroclinate, fronto-orbital setae 2; postocular setae variable but not prominent along ventral margin of eye............. 2

2. Setation generally weak, fronto-orbital setae much shorter than width of frons; mesofrons mostly microtomentose; antennal groove deeply impressed; disc of scutellum gray, contrasted distinctly with brown scutum........... The neotropica  Group

- Setation strongly developed, length of fronto-orbital setae nearly equal to width of frons; mesofrons shiny with metallic reflections; antennal groove not deeply impressed; disc of scutellum concolorous with posterior portion of scutum..................................................................................................The araucaria  Group

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae