oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - A new Afrotropical species of Phyto Robineau Desvoidy (Diptera: Rhinophoridae)

Volume 50, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Phyto carinata sp. nov. is descriptionbed from South Africa and the males of P. stuckenbergi Crosskey and P. longirostris Crosskey are descriptionbed for the first time. It is argued that these three species constitute a monophyletic group within Phyto Robineau-Desvoidy. A revised key to Afrotropical species of Phyto is provided.

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