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A New Species of Simuliidae from Guangdong Province, China (Diptera : Simuliidae)
Author of the article:AN Ji-yao1, YAN Ge1, YANG Li-xian2, HAO Bao-shan2
Author's Workplace:(1. Institite of Microbiology and Epidemiology, Academy of Military Medical Sciences, Beijin 100071; 2.Sanitary and Anti-epidemic Team of PLA, Guangzhou, 510500)
Key Words:Diptera; Simuliidae; Simulium; Subgenus Gnus
Simulium(Gnus) jieyangense sp. nov.
Hologype ♂, allotype ♀, paratype ♂, collected on 1, April, 1990 from Jieyang Yuhu, Guangdong Province, China, kept in the Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology, Academy of Military Medical sciences, Beijing.
This new species is closely related to Simulium(Gnus) jieyangense (Shraki, 1935) and S.(G.) kyushnense Takaoka, 1978, but distinctly differentiated among them by: (1) Ventral plate Y-shaped, two direct arms at distal end and without interior bend and roughly square in end view. (2)Genital fork with sclerotized stem and each arm with a strongly sclerotized two projections directed laterally. (3) Hypogynial valve is plunt round in inner borders, posterior borders hollow.
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