New data on the fungus gnats from the Russian Far East (Diptera, Sciaroidea). Contributions to the knowledge of East Palaearctic insects (4)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1996
Authors:Zaitzev, A.I., Menzel F.
Journal:Beiträge zur Entomologie
Keywords:Krounovka; First record for Russia; Sciaroidea; RUSSIA-; Primorskiy Kray; New species ; &; distribution records including 1 first record for Russia; * INSECTA-; ** DIPTERA-; *** NEMATOCERA-; Sciaroidea;, Megophthalmidia takagii; RUSSIA-; Primorskiy Kray

The present publication summarizes records of eleven species of fungus gnats (Sciaroidea: Ditomyiidae, Keroplatidae, Mycetophilidae) which were collected in the Russian Far East (Primorskiy Kray) during the second expedition of the German Entomological Institute'. The following seven species are new to science: Ditomyia klimovae sp. n., Orfelia subnigricornis sp. n., 0. ussrrriensis sp. n., Neoplatyura cornula sp. n., Utylalpa allenuala sp. n., Neoempheria aperla sp. n., Trichonla subterminalis sp. n. Megophlhalmidia takagii SASAKAWA is recorded from Russia for the first time.

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