Tomosvaryella coquilletti ( Kertész, 1907 )

Motamedinia, Behnam, Skevington, Jeffrey H. & Kelso, Scott, 2021, Revision of Tomosvaryella Aczél (Diptera: Pipunculidae) in the Middle East, with description of 19 new species, Zootaxa 5002 (1), pp. 1-103: 19

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5002.1.1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5122552

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A887D0-5F50-FF9B-FF3E-EE49FD9148C1

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scientific name

Tomosvaryella coquilletti ( Kertész, 1907 )
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Tomosvaryella coquilletti ( Kertész, 1907)  

Figs 7A–E View FIGURE 7 , 52 View FIGURE 52

Pipunculus coquilletti Kertész, 1907   .—syn. Hardy (1943): p. 159.

Diagnosis: This species can be recognized by the shape of epandrium in dorsal view, divided into two parts by an epandrial groove ( Fig.7A View FIGURE 7 ); broad subepandrial sclerite in ventral view ( Fig. 7B View FIGURE 7 ); phallus trifid, with three wavy ejaculatory ducts ( Fig. 7D–E View FIGURE 7 ); small and slender phallic guide in lateral view ( Fig. 7E View FIGURE 7 ); gonopods equal in height ( Fig. 7B View FIGURE 7 ).

Specimens examined: IRAN: Kermanshah: Ghazanchi , 34°26’N, 47°00’E, 1304 m a.s.l., 1.vii.2015, M. Zardouei, Malaise trap, JSS51954 View Materials (1♂, CNC) GoogleMaps   ; North Khorasan: Gelian , 37°15’N, 57°55’E, 1283 m a.s.l., 8–22.vii.2016, B. Motamedinia, Malaise trap, JSS51977 View Materials –82, JSS51984 View Materials –85, JSS51988 View Materials (9♂, CNC) GoogleMaps   ; Darkesh , 37°26’N, 56°44’E, 23.vii.2016, B. Motamedinia, sweep net, JSS52036 View Materials (1♀, CNC) GoogleMaps   ; Razavi Khorasan: Sheikhha , 36°36’N, 59°11’E, 1169 m a.s.l., 22.v–6.vi.2016, B. Motamedinia, Malaise trap, JSS51864 View Materials (1♂, CNC) GoogleMaps   ; Torqabeh , 36°18’N, 59°22’E, 1296 m a.s.l., 25.vi–9.vii.2016, B. Motamedinia, Malaise trap, JSS51850, JSS51858 –9 (3♂, CNC, TAU, USNM) GoogleMaps   ; Sistan & Baluchestan: Zabol, Nimrooz , 31°12’N, 61°20’E, 5.vi.2016, H. Derafshan, sweep net, JSS51844 View Materials (1♂, CNC) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution: Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Egypt, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Latvia, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, United States ( Skevington 2020) ( Fig. 52 View FIGURE 52 ).

Note: DNA barcodes of this species are genetically most similar to T. parakuthyi   , differing by 10.3% (pairwise divergence) (Supplementary Table 1).

CNC

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes

TAU

Tel-Aviv University

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Pipunculidae

Genus

Tomosvaryella

Loc

Tomosvaryella coquilletti ( Kertész, 1907 )

Motamedinia, Behnam, Skevington, Jeffrey H. & Kelso, Scott 2021
2021
Loc

Pipunculus coquilletti Kertész, 1907

Hardy, D. E. 1943: 159
1943