oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Studies in African Bombyliidae. IX. On Hyperusia Bezzi and the tribe Corsomyzini

Volume 38, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Hyperusia Bezzi dates from 1921, not 1924, with type species minor Bezzi, by monotypy. Two new species of the genus, xantholeuca and intercedens, are descriptionbed from South West Africa and Botswana. The tribe Corsomyzini is discussed redefined and a key to genera provided. It is shown that Mariobezzia Becker is a Corsomyzine and the distribution of the tribe is mapped, that of Mariobezzia being descriptionbed as Afro-Iranian.

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