A new species of Peckia (Diptera: Sarcophagidae) from Costa Rica, with a note on P. pexata (Wulp)

Thomas Pape, Magnus Andersson


A new species of Peckia Robineau-Desvoidy is described from the coastal dry forest of Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica, viz., Peckia glyphis sp.n., and a key to the ten species of Peckia known from the area is provided. A lectotype is designated for Peckia pexata (Wulp, 1895) and intraspecific variation in male leg setosity and in the morphology of male terminalia are documented.

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