Dacus senegalensis White & Goodger, 2009
Dacus (Lophodacus) senegalensis White & Goodger, 2009: 26.
Size. Small, wing length, 4.8 mm.
Pedicel+first flagellomere not longer than ptilinal suture. Face, antennal furrow with a dark spot, round, about as high as broad. Frons, frontal setae 2, orbital setae 1. Thorax:
Scutum predominantly red-brown; postpronotal lobe yellow; notopleural callus yellow; notopleural xanthine wedge shaped (connected to notopleural callus); lateral and medial postsutural vitta absent. Scutellum without any dark patterning (except for basal red-brown margin). Anepisternum with a yellow stripe from notopleural callus to katepisternum; extended onto katepisternum and expanded posteriorly. Laterotergal xanthine confined to katatergite. Thoracic setae. Anterior notopleural seta absent; anterior supra-alar seta absent. Wing:
Basal cells bc and c without an almost complete covering of microtrichia; cell bm without microtrichia. Narrow subbasal raised section of cell br with microtrichia confined to anteriorly half. Crossvein R-M beyond middle of cell dm. Costal band complete; shallow, not or only slightly extending below vein R2+3 before wing apex; expanded at apex into a small but distinct spot. Anal streak absent. Cells bc and c hyaline. Without any crossbanding. Legs:
Femora pale to barely discernably bicolored (yellow, pale brown apically); forefemur sometimes only slightly darkened preapically. Abdomen:
Predominantly fulvous; tergite II yellow in most of apical half; terga I-IV with a trace of a narrow red-brown medial strip, continuing onto tergite V as a narrow black stripe. Tergites I-V all fused. Tergite III without pecten; no dense microtrichia adjacent end A1+Cu2; no hindtibia preapical pad. Basal costal section (costagium) with thickened setae.
(Description after White & Goodger, 2009)
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