Bactrocera (Tetradacus) minax (Enderlein)

David, K. J. & Ramani, S., 2019, New species, redescriptions and phylogenetic revision of tribe Dacini (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae) from India based on morphological characters, Zootaxa 4551 (2), pp. 101-146: 123

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scientific name

Bactrocera (Tetradacus) minax (Enderlein)
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Bactrocera (Tetradacus) minax (Enderlein) 

Polistomimetes minax Enderlein, 1920: 358  . Lectotype male in BMNH.

Mellesis citri Chen, 1940: 133  ; White & Wang, 1992: 276 (synonym).

Dacus (Polistomimetes) minax (in Drew, 1979: 76)  .

Bactrocera (Polistomimetes) minax (in Drew, 1989: 13)  .

Bactrocera (Tetradacus) minax  (in White & Wang, 1992: 276, Lectotype designation: Norrbom et al., 1998: 101).

Material examined: 5♂♂, 5♀♀, INDIA, West Bengal, Kalimpong , 8.xi.2016, Rakseh Pashi 

Diagnosis: Male with epandrium and surstyli inverted U-shaped (posterior view) ( Fig. 7AView FIGURE 7). Lateral surstylus much reduced than epandrium; apex of lateral surstylus not differentiated into anterior or posterior lobes. Proctiger quadrate and smaller than epandrium ( Fig. 4MView FIGURE 4). Phallus elongate (6.17 mm long) excluding glans (0.5 mm); threefourth of glans sclerotised with fully patterned praeputium; subapical lobe and basal lobe present ( Fig. 10KView FIGURE 10). Female with brown, bottle shaped oviscape (1.20 mm); elongate eversible membrane (3.35 mm) with spiclues on distal end conical ( Fig. 12HView FIGURE 12); aculeus (3.28 mm) with acute apex ( Fig. 14HView FIGURE 14). Two black, convoluted mulberry shaped spermathecae.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Tephritidae

Genus

Bactrocera

Loc

Bactrocera (Tetradacus) minax (Enderlein)

David, K. J. & Ramani, S. 2019
2019
Loc

Mellesis citri

White, I. M. & Elson-Harris, M. M. 1992: 276
1992
Loc

Bactrocera (Tetradacus) minax

White, I. M. & Elson-Harris, M. M. 1992: 276
1992
Loc

Bactrocera (Polistomimetes) minax

Drew, R. A. I. 1989: 13