Dacus kaplanae White & Goodger, 2009
Dacus (Psilodacus) kaplanae White & Goodger, 2009: 40.
Size. Small, wing length, 5.3 mm.
Pedicel+first flagellomere not longer than ptilinal suture. Face, antennal furrow without a dark spot. Frons, frontal setae 1, orbital setae 1. Thorax:
Scutum predominantly fuscous, with a presutural medial black stripe, and dark fuscous to black postsutural stripes along the acrostichal and dorsocentral lines; postpronotal lobe largely yellow, brown antero-mesally; notopleural callus largely concolorous with scutum; notopleural xanthine indistinct, apparently isolated from notopleural callus; lateral and medial postsutural vitta absent. Scutellum with a dark brown to black basal margin, somewhat expanded medially, almost forming a very shallow triangle. Anepisternum with a stripe from notopleural callus to katepisternum; anteriorly almost reaching postpronotal lobe; extended onto katepisternum. Laterotergal xanthine confined to katatergite. Thoracic setae. Anterior notopleural seta present; anterior supra-alar seta present. Wing:
Basal cells bc and c without an extensive covering of microtrichia; cell bm without microtrichia. Narrow subbasal raised section of cell br with extensive covering of microtrichia; partly bare in apical half. Crossvein R-M beyond middle of cell dm. Costal band reduced to a small apical spot and indistinct infuscation in cell r1. Anal streak absent. Cells bc and c hyaline. Without any crossbanding. Legs:
Forefemur pale, mid- and hindfemur pale to barely discernably bicolored (yellow, pale brown in apical fifth). Abdomen:
Predominantly red-brown medially, black laterally. Tergites I-V all fused. Tergite III with pecten, and distinct hindtibia preapical pad; no dense microtrichia adjacent end A1+Cu2.
(Description after White & Goodger, 2009)
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