oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Notes on Ceratopogonidae (Dipt. Nematocera) from Southern Africa

Volume 1, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Forcipomyia wansoni sp. nov. Male. A small, almost black species with unornamented wings and legs. Wing length. - 1.0 mm. Bead. Eyes very narrowly separated above by less than the width of one facet: clypeus and mouth parts brown; vertex dark brown. Palps. - Five-segmented but segments IV and V nearly fused; segment III very slightly expanded near the middle without a sensory pit; the relative lengths of the segments are, II, 8; III, 18; IV + V, 17.

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