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Your Position :Home->Past Journals Catalog->1995 Vol.14 No.2

Four Species of the Genus Phaonia R. –D from Sichuan (Diptera : Muscidae)
Author of the article:FENG Yan
Author's Workplace:(Sanifary and Anti-epidemic Station of Yaan Prefecture, Sichuan, Yaan 625000)
Key Words:Muscidae; Phaonia; new species; sichuan
This paper deals with the descriptions of four new species belonging to the genus Phaonia from mountainous region of Western Sichuan during 1990-1994. One of them is named after Prof. Ye Zongmao. All type specimens are deposited in the Sanitary and Anti-epidemic Station of Yaan Prefecture, Sichuan.
1.    Phaonia axinoides sp. nov. (Figs. 1-3)
: Body length 6.0mm. resembling the Phaonia hebeta Fang et Fan, 1987, but the frons as wide as anterior ocellus; arista plumose, the longest individual hairs longer than 1/2 width of 3rd antennal segment; palpi as long as haustellum; spiracles dark brown. : Unknown.
Holotype, Yingjing (Paocaowan, 2400m.29º58´N, 102º50´E), Sichuan Province, May 31, 1990. Collected by Feng Yan.
2.    Phaonia yei sp. nov. (Figs. 4-6)
: Body length 6.5mm. Closely related to Sichuan species Phaonia debiliceps Xue (in litt.), but the latter by having mid tibia with one median pseta; mid femur only with 2 pv setae at basal half; spiracles yellow. : Unkonwn.
Holotype, Yaan (Mt. Zhougongshan, 1760m. 30º00´N, 102º59´E), Sichuan Province, May 21, 1993. Collected by Feng Yan.
3.    Phaonia flavicornis sp. nov. (figs. 7-9)
: Body length 6.0-7.0mm. Closely related to Phaonia huanrenensis Xue, 1984, from Liaoning Province, but differs from the latter by having the interfrontalia; 3rd antennal segment brownish yellow with dark yellowish apices; squamae and femora yellow. : Unkonwn.
Holotype, Mingshan (Mt. Mengshan, 1440m. 30º02´N, 103º01´E), Sichuan Province, June 30, 1993. Collected by Feng Yan. Paratype, same as holotype.
4.    Phaonia shuierrans sp. nov. (Figs. 10-12)
: Body length 6.0-8.0mm. It closely similar to Phaonia asierrans Zinovjev, 1981, but differs from the latter as follows.
Eyes densely covered with long hairs; apices of palpi orange; width of parafacials rather narrow, about 1/2 width of 3rd antennal segment only; pra shorter, as long as the 2nd ntpl seta. : Unkonwn.
Holotype, Yaan (Mt. Laobanshan, 800m. 30º00´N, 102º57´E), Sichuan Province, Nov. 20, 1992. Collected by Feng Yan. Paratype 2♂♂, Dec. 10, 1993; 1, Dec. 28, 1993; 1, Jan. 3, 1994; 2♂♂, Febl. 8, 1994; all from Yaan (Mt. Jinfengshan, 810m. 30º00´N, 102º57´E). Collected by the same person as holotype.
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