Abstract:ABSTRACT.A new species of Culicoides of the subgenus Mataemyia Vargas, Culicoides huaynacapaci Felippe-Bauer, is described and illustrated based on female and male specimens collected biting humans in Department of Cajamarca, in Peruvian Amazonia. The new species is compared with its similar congener C. albuquerquei Wirth & Blanton.KEYWORDS. Diptera, Ceratopogonidae, Culicoides (Mataemyia) huaynacapaci, Neotropical bloodsucking midge, Peru. The general terminology used is that employed in papers on Culicoides … Show more
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