Antrops sp. D

KITS, JOEL H. & MARSHALL, STEPHEN A., 2013, <p class = " HeadingRunIn " align = " left "> <strong> Generic classification of the Archiborborinae (Diptera: Sphaeroceridae), with a revision of <em> Antrops </ em> Enderlein, <em> Coloantrops </ em> gen. nov., <em> Maculantrops </ em> gen. nov., <em> Photoantrops </ em> gen. nov., and <em> Poecilantrops </ em> gen. nov. </ strong> </ p>, Zootaxa 3704 (1), pp. 1-113: 59

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3704.1.1

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scientific name

Antrops sp. D
status

 

Antrops sp. D  

Description. Head reddish orange, antenna orange, maxillary palp and prementum yellow. Occiput and gena covered with microtomentum, frons shiny except extreme anterior corners with microtomentum, face shiny with a small spot of microtomentum below lunule. Ocellar, posterior orbital, and outer vertical bristles absent. Subvibrissal and anterior genal bristles not developed. Gena about 0.3X eye height. Labellum with 22 pseudotrachea.

Thorax black. Microtomentum covering scutum lateral to dorsocentral row, on lateral corners of scutellum, on dorsal third and posterior quarter of anepisternum, anterior two-thirds of katepisternum, anepimeron, and laterotergite. Anterior notopleural, lateral postalar, and apical scutellar bristles long, postpronotal, posterior notopleural, medial postalar, lateral scutellar, and katepisternal bristles short. Other bristles absent or indistinguishable from surrounding setae. Wing and halter absent.

Legs black, shiny, trochanters, joints, and tarsi pale brown. Mid tibia with 1 anterodorsal, 1 anteroventral, 1 posteroventral, and 4 apical bristles. Hind tibia with 2 apicoventral bristles.

Abdominal tergites heavily sclerotized, black, covered with microtomentum. Sternites weakly sclerotized.

Material examined. COLOMBIA: Cundimarca: Bogota, 10000′, 3 May 1946, E.A. Chapin (1 ♀, USNM)   .

Comments. This species is not described formally here, pending discovery of male specimens.

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Sphaeroceridae

Genus

Antrops