Chonocephalus murallaensis, Disney, 2008

Disney, R. H. L., 2008, Review of Neotropical Chonocephalus Wandolleck (Diptera: Phoridae), Zootaxa 1772 (1), pp. 1-54: 31-32

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1772.1.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5124087

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C36887E2-873B-FF97-AD94-F89FFE66F9C5

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scientific name

Chonocephalus murallaensis
status

sp. nov.

Chonocephalus murallaensis   sp. nov.

( Figs 93–95 View FIGURES 93–95 )

The name refers to type locality.

Male. Postpedicel longer than its greatest breadth. Left side of epandrium as Fig. 93 View FIGURES 93–95 , left gonopod reduced to a small lobe, with a pair of bristles, and left lobe of hypandrium as Fig. 94 View FIGURES 93–95 , right lobe of hypandrium as Fig. 95 View FIGURES 93–95 . Wing 1.3–1.4 mm long. Costal index 0.53. Vein 3 with a terminal vesicle which extends beyond with tip of costa. All tibiae are brown.

Material. Holotype male, Honduras, Olancho, PN La Muralla, 15 km NW of La Union, 15.12 o N, 86.75 o W, flight interception trap, January 1995, R. Cordero ( LACM, 26-67) GoogleMaps   . Paratypes, 2 males as holotype except one ( CUMZ)   .

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

LACM

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

CUMZ

Cameroon University, Museum of Zoology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Phoridae

Genus

Chonocephalus