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Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz
ISSN: 1678-8060
EISSN: 1678-8060
Vol. 102, No. 8, 2007, pp. 901-903
Bioline Code: oc07163
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
Document available free of charge

Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Vol. 102, No. 8, 2007, pp. 901-903

 en Description of Pintomyia ( Pifanomyia) paleotrichia check for this species in other resources , a Miocene period new species from the Dominican Republic (Diptera: Psychodidae: Phlebotominae)
Filho, José Dilermando Andrade; Brazil, Reginaldo Peçanha; Falcão, Alda Lima & Galati, Eunice A. Bianchi

Abstract

A new fossil species of phlebotomine sandflies is described from Dominican amber based in one specimen. Pintomyia ( Pifanomyia) paleotrichia check for this species in other resources sp. nov. is distinguished from the other extant and extinct species by aspects of paramere and the basal tuft of bristles in the gonocoxite.

Keywords
Pintomyia (Pifanomyia) paleotrichia - amber - fossil - Phlebotominae

 
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