Manota afra Hippa & Kurina, 2012

Hippa, Heikki, Søli, Geir & Kurina, Olavi, 2019, New data on the genus Manota Williston (Diptera: Mycetophilidae) from Africa, with an updated key to the species, Zootaxa 4652 (3), pp. 401-441 : 429

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4652.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2BE983B6-FDD2-4175-A7EB-295FFB4FE6DB

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/A15787C8-FF9A-0355-53DB-6AEC73A09CE0

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scientific name

Manota afra Hippa & Kurina, 2012
status

 

Manota afra Hippa & Kurina, 2012

Material studied. GHANA: 2 males, Volta region, Wli Falls, Afegame ( St. 6A), 12– 15.03.1993, NUFU-ZMBN, leg. J. Kjaerandsen (slide mounted, NHMO) ; male, Volta region, Wli Falls, Afegame ( St. 8B), 10– 13.03.1993, NUFU-ZMBN, leg. J.S. Amakye & J. Kjaerandsen (slide mounted, IZBE) ; male, Volta region, Wli Falls, Afegame ( St. 10A), 7– 10.03.1993, NUFU-ZMBN, leg. J.S. Amakye & J. Kjaerandsen (slide mounted, NHMO) ; male, Volta region, Wli Falls, Agumatsa ( St. 10), 11– 20.11.1993, NUFU-ZMBN, leg. J. Kjaerandsen (slide mounted, IZBE) ; male, same data except St : 9–11, 4– 14.03.1993 (slide mounted, NHMO) ; 2 males, Volta region, Wli Falls , 4– 13.03.1993, leg. J. Kjaerandsen (slide mounted, IZBE and NHMO) ; 2 males, Boti Falls , 28.10– 4.11.1994 (slide mounted, IZBE) ; 3 males, Central Region, Kakum, Entwikrom , 31.10– 8.11.1994, NUFU-project-ZMBN, leg. J. Kjaerandsen & T. Anderson (in alcohol, NHMO) ; 4 males, same data except 8– 15.11.1994 (in alcohol, IZBE and NHMO) . D.R. CONGO: male, Oriental Prov. Likombo forest , 2km SW Bomane, 1.28349, 23.72358, 20–22.v.2010, leg. A.H. Kirk-Spriggs, Malaise traps lowland evergreen primary forest (disturbed), BMSA(D) 58310 (slide mount- ed, BMSA) GoogleMaps .

Remarks. The species was described from Uganda ( Hippa & Kurina 2012) and has not been recorded since.

NHMO

Natural History Museum, University of Oslo

IZBE

Institute of Zoology and Botany

BMSA

National Museum Bloemfontein

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Mycetophilidae

Genus

Manota