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A new species of Gastrozona Bezzi (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae: Gastrozonini) with an updated key to species from India

K. J. DAVID, D. L. HANCOCK

Abstract


Gastrozona nigrifemur sp. nov., is described from India. Postabdominal structures of G. fasciventris (both male and female), G. soror (female) and G. montana (male) are described and illustrated. An updated key to Indian species of Gastrozona is provided.

 


Keywords


Diptera, Tephritidae, Gastrozona, bamboo feeder, India

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4216.1.3

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