Dacus yaromi White & Goodger, 2009
Dacus (Leptoxyda) yaromi White & Goodger, 2009: 18.
Size. Small, wing length, 5.6 mm.
Pedicel+first flagellomere not longer than ptilinal suture. Face, antennal furrow with a dark spot; slightly taller than broad, almost filling width of furrow. Frons, frontal setae 2, orbital setae 1. Thorax:
Scutum red-brown; postpronotal lobe concolorous with scutum; notopleural callus red; notopleural xanthine wedge shaped and red (connected to notopleural callus); lateral and medial postsutural vitta absent. Scutellum without any dark patterning (except for basal red-brown margin). Anepisternum with a red subparallel stripe from notopleural callus to katepisternum; extended onto katepisternum. Laterotergal xanthine barely differentiated from red-brown body colour; confined to katatergite. Thoracic setae. Anterior notopleural seta present; 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 extensive covering of microtrichia. Crossvein R-M beyond middle of cell dm. Costal band complete; shallow, not extending below vein R2+3 before wing apex; apically expanded into a spot which reaches about mid- depth of cell r4+5; and starts before end of vein R2+3. Anal streak present (colour extending beyond cell bcu). Cells bc and c hyaline. Without any crossbanding. Legs:
Femora bicoloured (pale basally, brown to black apical third to two- thirds). Abdomen:
Syntergosternite I+II red-brown; terga III-V dark red-brown with a barely differentiated blackish medial stripe; shape similar to D. attenuatus. Tergites I-V all fused. Tergite III with pecten, dense microtrichia adjacent end A1+Cu2, and hindtibia preapical pad.
(Description after White & Goodger, 2009)
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