Antrops sp. E

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 : 60

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Antrops sp. E


Antrops sp. E

Description. Frons, face and gena dark brown, occiput black, antenna, clypeus, and prementum orange, and maxillary palp yellow. Occiput shiny medially, with microtomentum along lateral and dorsal margins covered with microtomentum, frons shiny except extreme anterior corners, face shiny with microtomentum just below antenna, gena covered with microtomentum. Ocellar, posterior orbital, and outer vertical bristles absent. Subvibrissal and anterior genal bristles thin, about 0.25X length of vibrissa. Gena about 0.4X eye height. Number of pseudotrachea on labellum unknown.

Thorax black, mostly shiny. Microtomenum at lateral corners and just lateral to scutellum, along dorsal margin of anepisternum, on anterior two-thirds of katepisternum except spot behind fore coxa, posterior half of anepimeron, and laterotergite. Anterior notopleural, lateral postalar, and apical scutellar bristles long, postpronotal, medial postalar, lateral scutellar, and katepisternal bristles short. Other bristles absent or indistinguishable from surrounding setae. Wing and halter absent.

Legs black, shiny except anterior face of fore femur, trochanters and tarsi yellow. Mid tibia with 1 anterodorsal, 1 anteroventral, 1 posteroventral, and 4 apical bristles. Hind tibia with 2 apicoventral bristles.

Abdominal tergites heavily sclerotized, tergite 5 moderately sclerotized, black, shiny. Sternites weakly sclerotized, anterior part of sternite 2 heavily sclerotized, black.

Material examined. COLOMBIA: Cundimarca: road Sibaté to Aguadita , 2600 m, 5 Jul 1967, P. & B. Wygodzinsky (1 ♀, AMNH) .

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


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