Revision of the subgenus Ceranthia Robineau-Desvoidy of the genus Siphona Meigen of Japan (Diptera; Tachinidae)

Takuji Tachi, Hiroshi Shima

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Abstract

Japanese species of the subgenus Ceranthia Robineau-Desvoidy are revised. Five species are recognized in Japan, three of which are described as new to science: Siphona (Ceranthia) angusta, S. (C.) nigra and S. (C.) setigera. A key to Japanese species is provided and male terminalia are illustrated. Monophyly of this group is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)189-200
Number of pages12
JournalEntomological Science
Volume8
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Insect Science

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