Tabanus mogollon Burger, 1974
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- 21 Aug 1969
Holotype female, 14.0 mm. Eyes sparsely pilose; eye pattern in life brownish purple with purplish reflections and 2 light green bands. Front slightly widened above, gray pollinosc, with 2 browni sh spots on ei ther side of median callosity, 1:3.3: basal callosity subq uuelra te, shiny black, not quite touching eyes, narrowly joined to suboval, black med ian callosity. Subcallus yellowish-gray poUinosc, noticeably inflated. Face and genae grayish pollinose, clothed with dense, white hair and black hair adjacent to subcallus. First antennal segment enlarged but not ex· tended dorsally over second segment; first and second segments brownish, clothed with black hair dorsally and white hair ventrally; 1 or 2 dark hairs present on ventral surface with white ones; third antenna} segment brownish to dorsal angle of plate, black beyond; dorsal angle of plate very blunt, excision scarcely noticeable; length and height of plate subequal; annulate portion of third segment subequal to plate. Palpi pale creamy white, second segment stout basally, attenuated apically, clothed with white hair and scattered black hair. Thorax blackish dorsally, with extensive grayish pollinose lines, clothed with short, sparse, black erect hair and mixture of black and pale yellowish to golden- yellow appressed hair, black hair occurring chiefly on darker areas and yellowish hair on lighter areas; latcral margins of notum above wingbasc and scutellum densely clothed with long white hair; scutellum clothed with mixture of black and yellowish appressed hair; pre-alar lobes orange, clothed with black erect hair. Pleura grayish pollinose, slightly tinged with yellow below pre-alar lobes and clothed with dense, long white hair. Coxae and femora blackish, gray pollinose and elothed with white hair except fore-femora black on upper surface; basal 1/2 of fore-tibiae orange, remainder black; mid-tibiae orange except black at extreme apex; hind-tibiae blackish, with grayish pollen; hind tibial fringe with mixture of black and white hair, basal 1/3 mostly white, remainder mostly black. Knobs of halteres dark brown, stalks pale. Abdomen dull blackish, with extensive areas of grayish pollen and white markings; first abdominal tergum mostly gray pollinose except for 2 submedian black patches and a median white spot; remaining terga with pale median triangles and oblique, pale sublateral dashes; median triangles long and narrow, extending length of terga, abruptly enlarged along posterior margins of terga, progressively narrower on posterior segments and oblique sublateral dashes extending length of terga; second tergum with yellowish spot and pale hair anterolaterally, Venter grayish pollinose, clothed with white hair, except last 3 segments which have erect black hair predominating.
[Label H] HOLOTYPE Tabanus mogollon #F n.sp. det. JF Burger 1973; [Label 1] HortonCr.TontoRecr.Area GilaCo.,ARIZ. 21-VIII-1969 6100 ft. Coll. JFBurger REARED SPM.
16 Mar 2016
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