Rioxa nox Rondani, 1875,

Sforzi, Alessandra & Sommaggio, Daniele, 2021, Catalog of the Diptera types described by Camillo Rondani, Zootaxa 4989 (1), pp. 1-438: 373

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4989.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:89C63841-3CF4-491D-8C73-BEF7DCB18FB5

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4982432

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/686387A0-FEB9-FEDF-5889-FDAFFBDF62DD

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scientific name

Rioxa nox Rondani, 1875
status

 

Rioxa nox Rondani, 1875 

ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION: 1875c: 437.

TYPE LOCALITY: “ Insula Bonae Fortunae (Borneo)  , Provincia Sarawak [ Bona Fortuna Island , Sarawak Province, Borneo]” ( Rondani 1875c: 421)  .

TYPE MATERIAL: 1 ♀, holotype (missing right wing and all legs except left mid- and hind-legs, left wing damaged) ( MSNG): Borneo, Sarawak, 1865/1866, Coll. Doria  / Typus / nox Rond.  / Rioxa nox  n° 30.

CURRENT STATUS: junior synonym of Rioxa lancelolata Walker, 1856  ( Hardy 1977: 67, 1986, 122, Norrbom et al. 1999: 204).

REMARKS: Rondani (1875c: 437) described Rioxa nox  from just the female sex, without specifying either the number  or the length of the specimens, from material collected by G. Doria  and O. Beccari. Guiglia (1957: 196), Hardy (1986: 122) and Raineri & Rey (1996: 57) reported the holotype (♀) in the MSNG.

MSNG

Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 'Giacomo Doria'

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Tephritidae

Genus

Rioxa