A Report on a Collection of Ceratopogonidae (Diptera) from Rondonia (Brazil) and Iquitos (Peru) 1. Tribes Palpomyiini and Stenoxenini

Andrea Dippolito, Gustavo R. Spinelli, Willis W. Wirth

Abstract


Examination of two large collections of Ceratopogonidae from Rondonia, Brazil, and Loreto, Peru, resulted in records of 15 species in the tribes Palpomyiini and Stenoxenini, including three previously undescribed: Bezzia schmitzorum Dippolito & Spinelli, Palpomyia pseudolacustris D. & S., and_Stenoxenus aductus D. & S. from Rondonia. The hitherto unknown male of Palpomyia versicolor Macfie is described and figured.

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