Culicoides nasuensis Kitaoka.

Bellis, Glenn, Kim, Heung-Chul, Kim, Myung-Soon, Klein, Terry A., Lee, Dong-Kyu & Gopurenko, David, 2013, Three species of Culicoides Latreille (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) newly recorded from the Republic of Korea, Zootaxa 3718 (2), pp. 171-182: 172-173

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Culicoides nasuensis Kitaoka.
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Culicoides nasuensis Kitaoka.  

( Figs. 1, 2 View FIGURES 1 – 6. 1, 2. C )

Culicoides nasuensis Kitaoka 1984: 303   ; Wada 1990: 59.

Non-type material examined: Republic of Korea, Seoul, Yongsan, 37.5287 o N, 126.9863 o E, collected on the following dates 9.Jun. 2010 (1 female); 11.Jun. 2010 (1 female); 23.Jun. 2010 (1 male); 25.Jun. 2010 (1 female); 13.Jul. 2010 (1 female); 14.Jul. 2010 (1 male); 20.Aug. 2010 (1 female), 13.Jun. 2011 (1 male), 20.Jun. 2011 (1 female, 2 males). Pyeongtaek, Gyeonggi Province, 37.9560 o N, 127.0290 o E, collected on the following dates: 12.Jul. 2011 (1 male, 1 female), 31.Aug. 2011 (1 female).

Diagnosis. The only species in the Verbosus   group with a female palpal ratio less than 2.0 and SCo distribution of 1–5, (6),7, 9– 13.

The description provided by Wada (1990) is supplemented with data in Tables 1 –3.

Distribution. This species is known from Japan and the Republic of Korea.

species gender Wing length (mm) Wing length:width Palpal Ratio Proboscis:Head

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