A new species of Forcipomyia (Microhelea) Meigen (Insecta: Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) from the Neotropical region.

@article{Falaschi2014ANS,
  title={A new species of Forcipomyia (Microhelea) Meigen (Insecta: Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) from the Neotropical region.},
  author={R. L. Falaschi and F. F. Albertoni and L. M. Fusari},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2014},
  volume={3878 4},
  pages={
          379-89
        }
}
  • R. L. Falaschi, F. F. Albertoni, L. M. Fusari
  • Published 2014
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • We describe and illustrate a new species of biting midge belonging to the subgenus Forcipomyia (Microhelea), from the Estação Biológica de Boracéia, São Paulo State, Brazil. We include illustrations of the mouthparts, head, thorax, legs, abdominal setae, and habitus. The new species is similar to the few other recorded Neotropical species of biting midges, such as Forcipomyia (Microhelea) alleni, Forcipomyia (Microhelea) castneri, Forcipomyia (Microhelea) grandcolasi, and Forcipomyia… CONTINUE READING
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