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Table 1 Male taxonomical characters between Pi. (Pif.) veintemillasi n. sp. and related species

From: Morphological description of Pintomyia (Pifanomyia) veintemillasi n. sp., a new sand fly species from the sub-Andean region of Bolivia

Character Pi. (Pif.) maranonensis
Zumba (Ecuador) 900 m
Pi. (Pif.) veintemillasi n. sp.
Marimonos (Bolivia) 900 m
Pi. (Pif.) nevesi
Orthon River (Bolivia) 144 m
Pleura Gray
Pigmented paratergite
Superior anepisternum and posterior anepimeron pigmented
Light color
Clear paratergite
Base of katepimeron and katepisternum pigmented
Light color
Clear paratergite
Gonocoxite Tuft, 2–4 bristles Naked, without perennial bristles Naked, without perennial bristles
GF a = 0.526 (0.490–0.560)
(SD ± 0.021)
a = 0.449 (0.427–0.490)
(SD ± 0.020)
a = 0.520 (0.495–0.543)
(SD ± 0.016)
GP a = 0.111 (0.104–0.118)
(SD ± 0.004)
a = 0.109 (0.100–0.119)
(SD ± 0.006)
a = 0.113 (0.106–0.117)
(SD ± 0.004)
GF/GP a = 4.74 (4.43–5.38)
(SD ± 0.30)
a = 4.12 (4.38–3.90)
(SD ± 0.19)
a = 4.61 (4.44–4.86)
(SD ± 0.14)
  1. Measurements for 10 specimens of each population
  2. (GF genital filaments, GP genital pump, a average, SD standard deviation)