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(Schizoforcipomyia) Chan & LeRoux from the Neotropical Region (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)

By Gustavo R. Spinelli and Art Borkent


The biting midge, Forcipomyia (Schizoforcipomyia) harpa n. sp., is described from adult males and females which are apparently restricted to high elevations in the Talamanca Mountains of Costa Rica. The new species represents the first record of the subgenus from the Neotropical Region. Thirteen species of Forcipomyia (Schizoforcipomyia) are now known worldwide

Topics: Key words, Biting midge, Forcipomyia (Schizoforcipomyia, new species, Costa Rica
Year: 2011
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