A new species of the genus Pygophora Schiner from Laos (Diptera: Muscidae)

Zootaxa. 2015 Feb 24;3920(4):586-92. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3920.4.8.


Two species of the genus Pygophora Schiner are recognized from Laos. This is the first time the genus is recorded to the country. A new species, Pygophora laoensis sp. nov., is described and P. immaculipennis Frey is newly recorded. Male and female terminalia of both species are illustrated.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animal Distribution
  • Animal Structures / anatomy & histology
  • Animal Structures / growth & development
  • Animals
  • Body Size
  • Female
  • Laos
  • Male
  • Muscidae / anatomy & histology
  • Muscidae / classification*
  • Muscidae / growth & development
  • Organ Size