Anastrepha obliqua (Macquart)

Clavijo, Pedro Alexander Rodriguez, Miret, Luz Maria, Norrbom, Allen L., Garay, Liz Carolina, Coronel, Blanca E. & Peñaranda, Emilio Arévalo, 2020, New records of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Paraguay, Zootaxa 4809 (1), pp. 141-155: 144

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4809.1.8

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:BD5A87F5-3F91-4FAD-9FED-495B17CB9776

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B08797-D244-FF93-FF7C-FD5F8278DC9F

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Plazi

scientific name

Anastrepha obliqua (Macquart)
status

 

Anastrepha obliqua (Macquart)  

Figs. 12 View FIGURES 1–12 , 13 View FIGURES 13–22 , 32 View FIGURES 31–34

Distribution: This widespread species is distributed from northern Argentina to northern Mexico, with occasional trapping records in southern Texas, USA ( Norrbom 2004a). Although it has been assumed to be present in Paraguay due to its wide distribution, it is here first officially reported for this country.

Specimens examined: PARAGUAY: Boquerón: Filadelfia , -22.339481 -59.981745, 136 m, McPhail trap, 26 Jun 2019, 1♀ ( ICAMF00000465) GoogleMaps   . Central: San Lorenzo , -25.34394 -57.50640, 135 m, McPhail trap, 26 Jul 2019, 1♀ ( ICAMF00000466) GoogleMaps   . Cordillera: Caacupé , -25.407540 -57.160150, 208 m, McPhail trap, 06 Feb 2018, 4♀ ( ICAMF00000351) GoogleMaps   ; -25.388242 -57.183119, 241 m, McPhail trap, 7 Mar 2018, 63♂ 26♀ ( ICAMF00000352) GoogleMaps   ; same, 24 Sep 2018, 1♂ 4♀ ( ICAMF00000353)   . Concepción: Concepción , -23.373759 -57.39124, 103 m, McPhail trap, 09 Apr 2019, 1♀ ( ICAMF00000467) GoogleMaps   . Ñeembucú: Pilar , -26.87010 -58.29078, 58 m, McPhail trap, 08 May 2018, 1♀ ( ICAMF00000468) GoogleMaps   .

Comments: The examined specimens are the first records of this species from Paraguay (see Discussion).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Tephritidae

Genus

Anastrepha