oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Desrciption of a new species of African tabanid belonging to the subgenus Hybomitra Enderlein, 1922 (Tabaninae, Diptera).

Volume 21, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Tabanus (Hybomitra) sousadiasi n.sp. female - Body: Length 14 millimeters; Wing: Length - 11 millimeters. Head Eyes bare. Frons four times as long as wide at the level of the antennae, covered with brown tomentum, with some scattered golden-yellow hairs. Calli yellowish-brown in colour: lower callus quadrangular; upper callus lanceolate, with a small longitudinal median depression; shining area at vertex triangular, of the same colour as the calli and with numerous medium-sized punctuations.

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