Physocephala nigrotestacea Macquart

Published, First, 2010, A taxonomic revision of Australian Conopidae (Insecta: Diptera) 2581, Zootaxa 2581, pp. 1-246: 131

publication ID

1175­5334

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scientific name

Physocephala nigrotestacea Macquart
status

 

Physocephala nigrotestacea Macquart   ( Figs 223–225, 228,229,232,287)

Conops nigrotestacea Macquart 1851: 135   (162); Kröber 1939b: 597

Conops emarginata Macquart 1851: 136   (163); Kröber 1939b: 597, 605

Conops sphegiformis Walker 1853: 256   ; Kröber 1939b: 597, 605; syn. nov.

Conops macer Bigot 1887: 44   ; Kröber 1939b: 597, 605-6; syn. nov.

Physocephala pallipes Kröber 1915b: 132   ; Kröber 1939b: 597, 605

Type material. Holotype (examined). ♀, L1: 1225; L2: pink above; underside [date]: 4 46; L3: Conops nigrotestacea Macq.   n. sp. Tasm. ( NMNH).  

Synonyms (examined):

Conops emarginata Macquart   ♂, L1: pink above; underside [date]: 3 47; L2: Conops emarginata Macq.   n. sp. Tasm. ( NMNH).

Conops sphegiformis Walker   ♀, L1: P[ort] Phil [lip] Cott ???; L2: sphegiformis [? Walker hand writing]; L3: Saunders. 68-4.; L4: Type; L5: Conops sphegiformis Walk.   [underside: identified as the type by E. A. Waterhouse.] ( NHM).

Conops macer Bigot   ♀, L1: Type; L2: C. Macer   ♀ Australie J. Bigot ( NHM).

Physocephala pallipes Kröber   ♂, L1: Herberton Dodd. I. 1911. 3700 Ft; L2: Type; L3: coll. Lichtwardt; L4: Physocephala pallipes   ♂ Kröb. O. Kröber det. 1914 ( DEI).

Additional material. Queensland: 1♀, 5 km S Coen , 6.xi.1978, on Eucalyptus confertiflora     ; 1♀, Kuranda ( AM)   ; 1♂, Herberton, 11.i.1911; 1♂, 32 km NW Cracow , 25°03’S 150°09’E, 4.xi. 1981, 190 m, on Eremophila mitchelli   GoogleMaps   ; 3♀, Carnarvon Nat. Pk Mt Moffatt Section , 740 m 3 km SE Ranger Station, 25°04’39”S 148°00’30”E, 20.xi.1995 GoogleMaps   ; 1♀, Carnarvon Nat. Pk, Mt Moffatt Section , Base Chimneys, 25°06’08”S 147°52’01”E, 80 m, 21.xi.1995 (all UQIC) GoogleMaps   ; 2♀, 24 km NE Eidsvold , 25°09’S 151°11’E, 11.xi.1984, on Eucalyptus   flowers ( ANIC) GoogleMaps   ; 1♀, 28 km NW Mundubbera , 11.iii.1976, on Eucalyptus sp     .; 1♂, 6 km N Taroom , 25°36’S 149°46’E, 14.i.1991 GoogleMaps   ; 8♂, 6♀, Elanda Point, Lake Cootharaba , 26°14’S 153°00’E, 2.ii.1986 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Brisbane, iii.1962 (all UQIC)   ; 1♂, Sunnybank, 23.ix.1929 ( QDPI)   ; 1♂, Amiens, 4.xi.1965 ( UQIC)   . New South Wales: 1♀, 10 km W Murwillumbah , 25–27.ix.1981 ( AM)   ; 1♂, 1♀, Wilson’s Downfall, 15– 19.xii.1969 ( UQIC)   ; 1♀, Mittagong, 17.xii.1927 ( ANIC)   . Australian Capital Territory: 1♀, Cotter R., 24.xi.1948 ( ANIC)   . Victoria: 1♂, Cann R., xi.1928 ( MVMA)   . Western Australia: 1♀, King’s Park, Perth, 15.i.1934 ( ANIC)   . Northern Territory: 1♂, Magella Ck, Kakadu Nat. Pk, 26.iii.1980 ( ANIC)   ; 1♀, Manton R. Crossing, 12°50’S 131°08’E, 17.i.1996; 1♀, Manton Dam, 12°52’S 131°07’E; 1♂, 1♀, nr Umbrawarra Gorge, 27 km SW of Pine Ck , 13°57’S 131°41’E (all UQIC) GoogleMaps   .

NMNH

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

NHM

University of Nottingham

DEI

Senckenberg Deutsches Entomologisches Institut

AM

Australian Museum

UQIC

University of Queensland Insect Collection

ANIC

Australian National Insect Collection

QDPI

Queensland Department of Primary Industries

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Conopidae

Genus

Physocephala

Loc

Physocephala nigrotestacea Macquart

Published, First 2010
2010
Loc

Physocephala pallipes Kröber 1915b: 132

Krober, O. 1939: 597
Krober, O. 1915: 132
1915
Loc

Conops macer

Krober, O. 1939: 597
Bigot, J. M. F. 1887: 44
1887
Loc

Conops sphegiformis

Krober, O. 1939: 597
Walker, F. 1853: 256
1853
Loc

Conops nigrotestacea

Krober, O. 1939: 597
Macquart, J. 1851: 135
1851
Loc

Conops emarginata

Krober, O. 1939: 597
Macquart, J. 1851: 136
1851