Paramixogaster acantholepidis

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Paramixogaster acantholepidis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Flies
Suborder: Aschiza
Family: Syrphidae
Subfamily: Microdontinae
Genus: Paramixogaster
Species: P. acantholepidis
Binomial name
Paramixogaster acantholepidis
(Speiser, 1913)

Diagnosis

Description

Distribution

South Africa

Biology

Ant host: Lepisiota capensis

REFERENCES

  • Loew, H. 1872. Diptera Americae septentrionalis indigena. Centuria decima. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 16: 49-124.
  • Reemer, M. & G. Stahls 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Microdontinae (Diptera: Syrphidae) based on molecular and morphological characters. Systematic Entomology 38 (4): 661-688.
  • Speiser, P. 1913. Uber einige Syrphiden und zwei fur die Deutsche Fauna -- Clythiiden. Jb. nassau. Ver. Naturk 66: 117-146