Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)

Torreias, S. R. S., Ferreira-Keppler, R. L. & Ronderos, M. M., 2013, Biting midges (Ceratopogonidae: Diptera) present in aquatic macrophytes from wetlands of Marchantaria Island, Iranduba, Central Amazonia, Brazil, Journal of Natural History 48 (1 - 2), pp. 109-122: 117

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222933.2013.791934

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/98518792-A867-6D4B-FE46-FE49FECA141A

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scientific name

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)
status

 

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)  

Bezzia elegantula Johannsen, 1907: 109   (female; EUA, Kansas).

Probezzia elegantula (Johannsen)   ; Malloch, 1914: 137 (combination).

Parabezzia elegantula (Johannsen)   ; Malloch, 1915: 359 (combination).

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) subsessilis Kieffer, 1917: 311   .

Parabezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)   ; Johannsen, 1934: 345 (notes; status).

Eukraiohelea elegantula (Johannsen)   , 1943: 781 (combination).

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)   in part, female; Wirth, 1953: 62 (combination; redescribed; figs.; distribution); Wirth, 1974: 43 (Neotropical catalogue); Wirth and Grogan, 1981: 78 (redescribed; figs., Potomac Valley records); Wilkening et al., 1985: 525 (Florida records); Wirth and Spinelli, 1992: 342 (redescription); Borkent and Spinelli, 2007: 86 (in Neotropical catalogue); Borkent and Grogan, 2009: 22 (in Nearctic catalogue; distribution); Grogan et al. 2010: 39 (Florida record); Borkent, 2012: 135 (online catalogue).

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) maculitibia Lane and Forattini, 1956: 207   .

Distribution

Argentina, Mexico (Yucatán), Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rico (?), USA (Kansas, Maryland, Louisiana, Florida).

Material examined

Brazil, Amazonas , Iranduba , Ilha da Marchantaria, Lago Camaleão, E. crassipes   , 18 April 2011, Torreias and Ferreira-Keppler, 2 males and 1 female (reared in laboratory, with pupal exuviae)   .

Comments

The subgenus Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea)   is known in Brazil by two species: Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) amnigena (Macfie)   recorded in the Maranhão State, and Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) dorsofasciata (Lutz)   from Rio de Janeiro State. This is a new record of Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula   from the Brazilian Amazon and Amazonas State. The immature forms collected, but not described, is currently being extensively studied.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ceratopogonidae

Genus

Stilobezzia

Loc

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)

Torreias, S. R. S., Ferreira-Keppler, R. L. & Ronderos, M. M. 2013
2013
Loc

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) maculitibia

Lane J & Forattini OP 1956: 207
1956
Loc

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)

Borkent A 2012: 135
Grogan WL & Lawrence JH & Steven CM & Cilek JE 2010: 39
Borkent A & Grogan WL 2009: 22
Borkent A & Spinelli GR 2007: 86
Wirth WW & Spinelli GR 1992: 342
Wilkening AJ & Kline DL & Wirth WW 1985: 525
Wirth WW & Grogan WL 1981: 78
Wirth WW 1974: 43
Wirth WW 1953: 62
1953
Loc

Parabezzia (Eukraiohelea) elegantula (Johannsen)

Johannsen OA 1934: 345
1934
Loc

Stilobezzia (Eukraiohelea) subsessilis

Kieffer JJ 1917: 311
1917
Loc

Parabezzia elegantula (Johannsen)

Malloch JR 1915: 359
1915
Loc

Probezzia elegantula (Johannsen)

Malloch JR 1914: 137
1914
Loc

Bezzia elegantula

Johannsen AO 1907: 109
1907