Curranosia prima (CURRAN, 1935)

Zielke, Eberhard, 2020, Two new species of the genus Curranosia PATERSON, 1957 (Diptera: Muscidae) from the Afrotropical Region, Beiträge Zur Entomologie = Contributions to Entomology 70 (1), pp. 197-202 : 198

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.21248/contrib.entomol.70.1.197-202

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DB5ED739-51CC-4B01-A41B-99CC445F0650

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4755655

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A5DC17-FF81-FFF4-F91F-FC00FC95FA8B

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Curranosia prima (CURRAN, 1935)
status

 

Curranosia prima (CURRAN, 1935)

Material examined: 1 , 1 , Sierra Leone, 1924, leg. B. Blacklock, Presented by Liverpool Sch. Trop. Med. B. M. 1971-458; 1 , Kenya, Kakamega Forest 5.100 ft., 0°15'N 34°52'E; 1972-01-18 – 22, leg. C. F. Huggins, B. M. 1972-468 GoogleMaps .

The species is known from Cameroon, Liberia, Mozambique and Zimbabwe ( ZIELKE 1971a), from Nigeria ( ZIELKE 1972) and Ivory Coast ( ZIELKE 1974) and according to Pont (personal communication, 2018) it is also known from Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea and Tanzania. The species has obviously not been reported yet from Sierra Leone and Kenya.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Muscidae

Genus

Curranosia