Pseudosmittia gibbistyla Andersen, Saether et Mendes, 2010

Ferrington Jr, Leonard C. & Saether, Ole A., 2011, A revision of the genera Pseudosmittia Edwards, 1932, Allocladius Kieffer, 1913, and Hydrosmittia gen. n. (Diptera: Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) 2849, Zootaxa 2849 (1), pp. 1-314: 286

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.2849.1.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5294210

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Pseudosmittia gibbistyla Andersen, Saether et Mendes
status

 

Pseudosmittia gibbistyla Andersen, Saether et Mendes  

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Pseudosmittia gibbistyla Andersen, Saether et Mendes 2010: 41   View Cited Treatment .

Material examined: BRAZIL: Santa Catarina State, Uribici Morro da Igreja , cloud forest, 1822 m a.s.l., holotype male, 18.ix.2005, L.E.M Bizzo & L.C. Pinho ( MZUSP)   .

Diagnostic characters: The species resembles P. umbonata   by having gonostylus bilobed with secondary lobe about as long as wide an adpressed to outer base of gonostylus, median volsella nearly as long as superior volsella, and apodeme lobe apparently with wrinkles. It differs in having a broad apical bifid median volsella, inferior volsella with digitiform anterior projection, no anal point and apodeme lobe with only 2–3 wrinkles.

The species is described in detail in Andersen et al. (2010: 41). It is known from Santa Catarina State, Brazil.

MZUSP

Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Chironomidae

Genus

Pseudosmittia

Loc

Pseudosmittia gibbistyla Andersen, Saether et Mendes

Ferrington Jr, Leonard C. & Saether, Ole A. 2011
2011
Loc

Pseudosmittia gibbistyla Andersen, Saether et Mendes 2010: 41

Andersen, T. & Saether, O. A. & Mendes, H. F. 2010: 41
2010