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Forty-one new species of Coniceromyia Borgmeier (Diptera: Phoridae), an identification key, and new distributional records for the species of the genus

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Author(s):
Ament, Danilo Cesar [1] ; Kung, Giar-Ann [2] ; Brown, V, Brian
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Fac Filosofia Ciencias & Letras Ribeirao Preto, Dept Biol, Av Bandeiantes 3900, BR-14040901 Ribeirao Preto, SP - Brazil
[2] V, Nat Hist Museum Los Angeles Cty, Entomol Sect, 900 Exposit Blvd, Los Angeles, CA - USA
Total Affiliations: 2
Document type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa; v. 4830, n. 1, p. 1-61, AUG 12 2020.
Web of Science Citations: 1
Abstract

Forty-one new species of the mostly neotropical genus Coniceromyia Borgmeier are described. The descriptions follow the methodology of recent works on the genus taxonomy and illustrate habitus, foremetatarsus, wing, hind femur, and hypopygium for each species. Unique features of some species are also illustrated, including several male features possibly related to sexual selection such as processes on different tarsomeres of the foreleg. New records for the known species are presented, as well as an identification key for the species of the genus and maps with their updated distribution. Coniceromyia brandaoi Ament \& Amorim is synonymized with Coniceromyia plaumanni Borgmeier. Even though this work examined the Coniceromyia of the major collections of neotropical Phoridae, the high number of singletons and doubletons indicates that the real diversity of the genus may still be far from understood. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 10/52314-0 - The SISBIOTA - Diptera Brazilian network: a long term survey of Diptera from unexplored central areas of Brazil
Grantee:Carlos José Einicker Lamas
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Regular Research Grants
FAPESP's process: 11/03563-0 - Cladistics analysis of the subfamily Phorinae (Diptera: Phoridae)
Grantee:Danilo César Ament
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 18/09666-5 - Phylogenomic systematics, comparative morphology and biogeography of bees (Hymenoptera: Anthophila)
Grantee:Eduardo Andrade Botelho de Almeida
Support type: Regular Research Grants
FAPESP's process: 13/16528-4 - Taxonomy of the genus Phora Latreille based on the LACM collection
Grantee:Danilo César Ament
Support type: Scholarships abroad - Research Internship - Doctorate