The genus Zygoneura Meigen in China, with descriptions of three new species (Diptera, Sciaridae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2010
Authors:Zhang, S.-J., Wu, H., Huang J.
Keywords:China, Diptera, new species, Sciaridae, Zygoneura, Zygoneura disparilis, Zygoneura longa, Zygoneura occidens

The taxonomy of the genus Zygoneura Meigen in China was studied. Seven species are recognized, including three new species that are described and illustrated: Zygoneura disparilis Zhang & Wu sp. nov., Z. longa Zhang & Wu sp. nov., and Z. occidens Zhang & Wu sp. nov. In addition, Z. sajanica Mamaev, 1976, and Z. sciarina Meigen, 1830 are reported for the first time from China. A key to the Palaearctic and Oriental regions species is also provided.

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