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Wyeomyia (Nunezia) Paucartamboensis, a New Species of Sabethini (Diptera: Culicidae) from the Peruvian Andes with a Diagnosis of the Subgenus Nunezia

Author:
Porter, Charles H.
Source:
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 2014 v.116 no.3 pp. 311-338
ISSN:
0013-8797
Subject:
Bromeliaceae, Wyeomyia, adults, females, forests, larvae, males, new species, pupae, rearing, topographic slope, Andes region, Peru
Abstract:
Wyeomyia (Nunezia)paucartamboensis Porter, new species is described from specimens reared from tank bromeliads growing in humid premontane forest on the eastern slopes of the Peruvian Andes. The description, with relevant illustrations and images, is of the adult male and female, as well as of the pupal and fourth-instar larval stages. In addition, a diagnosis of the subgenus Nunezia is presented with emphasis on differentiation from other subgenera of Wyeomyia.
Agid:
1310073