Drymeia fasciculata ( Stein, 1916 )

Pont, Adrian C., 2022, The genus Drymeia Meigen in the Caucasus Mountains, with a note on the identity of Aspilia glacialis Rondani, 1866 (Diptera: Muscidae), Zootaxa 5134 (3), pp. 355-382 : 360-361

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5134.3.2

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DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6538175

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scientific name

Drymeia fasciculata ( Stein, 1916 )
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Drymeia fasciculata ( Stein, 1916)

Figs 3–9 View FIGURES 3–4 View FIGURES 5–7 View FIGURES 8–9

Pogonomyia fasciculata Stein, 1916: 46 .

Diagnosis. Males of this species can be recognised by the group of long strong anteroventral setae on the apical third of mid femur ( Fig. 5 View FIGURES 5–7 ). A similar but reduced group of setae is present in the female ( Fig. 6 View FIGURES 5–7 ).

Material examined. GEORGIA: Mtskheta-Mtianeti region: meadows E of Kazbegi [~ 42°39’N 44°38’E], 1900 m, 28.vi.1983 (A.C. Pont), 2♂ GoogleMaps ; Mt Sameba [~ 42°39’N 44°37’E], pasture, 2250–2300 m, 2.vii.1983 (A.C. Pont), 6♂ 2♀ GoogleMaps . AZERBAIJAN: Yardimli district, Kyurekchi , 38°52’N 48°07’E, 1500–1600 m, 24.v.2009 (K. Tomkovich), 5♂ 1♀ ( ZMUM); same locality, pasture meadows, 1700 m, 24.v.2009 (K. Tomkovich), 2♂ 10♀ ( ZMUM); same locality, Ulmus forest, 1700 m, 23–25.v.2009 (K. Tomkovich), 2♂ 2♀ ( ZMUM); same locality, Alnus & stream, 23–26.v.2009 (K. Tomkovich), 1♂ ( ZMUM) GoogleMaps . ARMENIA: Gegharkunik province, Yelenovka [an old name for Sevan town], b. Zangi [= Zangi cove] [~ 40°33’N 44°57’E], 2.v.1902 (Elachich, Klemant), 2♂ ( ZISP) GoogleMaps .

D. fasciculata is widely distributed in Armenia and was recorded at altitudes from 1660 to 3190 m in the provinces of Aragatsotn, Gegharkunik, Kotayk, Lori, Shirak, Tavush and Vayots Dzor by Pont (2018: 14). In addition it is known from the Alps ( France,? Austria, Italy), Bulgaria, Turkey, Russia (Altai and Tuva Republics) and China (Shanxi province) .

Remarks. Male terminalia as in Figs 7–9 View FIGURES 5–7 View FIGURES 8–9 . Female ovipositor with tergite 8 divided into two rods, as in D. setibasis .

ZMUM

Zoological Museum, University of Amoy

ZISP

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Muscidae

Genus

Drymeia

Loc

Drymeia fasciculata ( Stein, 1916 )

Pont, Adrian C. 2022
2022
Loc

Pogonomyia fasciculata

Stein, P. 1916: 46
1916