Review of the Fennoscandian species of the genus Syntemna Winnertz (Diptera, Mycetophilidae) including the description of a new species

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2003
Authors:Polevoi, A.V.
Journal:Studia Dipterologica
Accession Number:VB, 14003004546
Keywords:Diptera-, Insecta-; Arthropods-; Insects-; Invertebrates-; True-Flies, Mycetophilidae- : Nematocera-

Fennoscandian species of the genus Syntemna WINNERTZ are reviewed. Eleven species are recognized in the region. One new species, S. oulankaensis spec. nov. is described and one species, S. elegantia PLASSMANN, 1978 is redescribed. Three new synonymies S. bispina PLASSMANN = S. hungarica LUNDSTROM syn. nov., S. haagvari OKLAND = S. setigera LUNDSTROM syn. nov., S.zelosa PLASSMANN = S. nitidula EDWARDS syn. nov. are stated. A key for identification, based primarily on the structure of male genitalia is given. Information on distribution and biology is supplied.

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