Stipomorpha panamana

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Stipomorpha panamana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Flies
Suborder: Aschiza
Family: Syrphidae
Subfamily: Microdontinae
Genus: Stipomorpha
Species: S. panamana
Binomial name
Stipomorpha panamana
Reemer, 2013

Diagnosis

Yellowish brown species with swollen, yellow vertex. Anepisternum with pile along posterodorsal margin, katepisternum dorsally bare, alula partly bare, wing without anteromedial spot, face wider than an eye.

Description

HOLOTYPE. PANAMA. Male. Label 1: "El Cermeno / Pan. I-IV.41 / Fly trap / Zetek no. 4775"; label 2: "LotNo / 41-7233". Coll. USNM.

Distribution

Neotropical: Panama

Biology

REFERENCES

  • Cheng, Xin-Yue; Thompson, F. Christian (2008). "A generic conspectus of the Microdontinae (Diptera: Syrphidae) with the description of two new genera from Africa and China" (PDF Adobe Acrobat). Zootaxa. New Zealand: Magnolia Press. 1879: 21–48.
  • Meijere, J.C.H. de 1908. Studien über sudostasiatische Dipteren. III. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 51: 191-332, pls. 7-8. [1908.12.31]
  • Reemer, M. & G. Stahls 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Microdontinae (Diptera: Syrphidae) based on molecular and morphological characters. Systematic Entomology 38 (4): 661-688.