oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Bothamia demeilloni gen. et spec. nov. from South Africa, with comparative notes between it and the closely allied genus Fanthamia de Meillon (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
|Article Title||Bothamia demeilloni gen. et spec. nov. from South Africa, with comparative notes between it and the closely allied genus Fanthamia de Meillon (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Journal||Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa|
|Affiliations||1 Veterinary Research Institute, Onderstepoort, Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Sep 1987|
|Pages||299 - 311|
|Keyword(s)||Bothamia demeilloni, Ceratopogonidae, F. cardinis, Fanthamia, Illustrations and Indigenous forest|
Bothamia demeilloni gen. et. spec. nov., taken in the protected indigenous forest of Ngome, northern Natal, is descriptionbed and illustrated. It is compared with, and differentiated from, the closely related genus Fanthamia. A summary of climatic data and a brief descriptionptive introduction to the Ngome forest is given as a basis for future descriptionptions of Ceratopogonidae from this area.
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