Pieza, Evenhuis, 2002

Mendes, Luanna L., Lamas, Carlos J. E., Evenhuis, Neal L. & Limeira-De-Oliveira, Francisco, 2019, New Pieza Evenhuis (Diptera, Mythicomyiidae, Mythicomyiinae) from Northeast Brazil, Zootaxa 4629 (1), pp. 1-25 : 23

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4629.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A8E9B9F1-4CC4-4BF9-81B0-36B1729BCC1B

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03D887D1-A304-FFB8-F1A7-8AFFFA01447F

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Pieza
status

 

Key to some species of female Pieza   occurring in Brazil (based on female genitalia)

1 Common duct short with about ¼ length of proximal spermathecal duct to very short, almost indistinct; spermathecal reservoir elongate ( Figs 26 View FIGURES 18–26 , 51 View FIGURES 43–51 , 60 View FIGURES 52–60 )............................................................................... 2

- Common duct long, almost as long as proximal spermathecal duct; spermathecal reservoir oval with papillate apex ( Fig. 9 View FIGURES 1–9 )......................................................................................... P. ankh   sp. nov.

2 Genital fork without hyaline plate; spermathecal reservoir without glandular trichomes ( Figs 26 View FIGURES 18–26 , 51 View FIGURES 43–51 )................... 3

- Genital fork with hyaline plate bearing digitiform lateral projections and weakly sclerotized; spermathecal reservoir with glandular trichomes ( Fig. 60 View FIGURES 52–60 )................................................................. P. silvanae   sp. nov.

3 Genital fork produced anteriorly, open posteriorly; distal spermathecal duct undulate, about 12.0X longer than proximal section ( Fig. 26 View FIGURES 18–26 )........................................................................... P. bittencourti   sp. nov.

- Genital fork arched anteriorly, posterior ½ branched, distal spermathecal duct not undulate, about 4.0X longer than proximal section ( Fig. 51 View FIGURES 43–51 )......................................................................... P. rafaeli   sp. nov.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Bombyliidae