Trichomyia (Opisthotrichomyia),

Araújo, Maíra Xavier & Bravo, Freddy, 2016, Description of fourty four new species, taxonomic notes and identification key to Neotropical Trichomyia Haliday in Curtis (Diptera: Psychodidae, Trichomyiinae), Zootaxa 4130 (1), pp. 1-76: 12

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4130.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:10239517-A20C-4C42-BFD7-8AC6079C76A2

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A7ED58-F84D-6C18-6B98-FF37B81DAF9B

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Plazi

scientific name

Trichomyia (Opisthotrichomyia)
status

 

Subgenus Opisthotrichomyia Bravo 

Opisthotrichomyia Bravo, 2001: 50.

Type species: Trichomyia brevitarsa (Rapp, 1945)  , by original designation.

Comments. Bravo (2001) proposed this subgenus to include species of Trichomyia  with gonocoxites having a posteromedial lobe on which various bristles are inserted. This subgenus is currently known only from Panama and Brazil.

Species included. T. brevitarsa (Rapp)  ; T. festiva Bravo  ; T. fluminensis Bravo  ; T. nocturna Bravo  ; T. riodocensis Alexander, Freitas & Quate  and T. vargasi (Barretto)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Psychodidae

Genus

Trichomyia