Кавказский энтомологический бюллетень (Jul 2016)

A new species of Cyrturella Collin, 1952 (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) from Egypt

  • I.Ya. Grichanov

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 12, no. 1
pp. 171 – 173


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A new species Cyrturella nigrosetosa Grichanov, sp. n. is described from Egypt. It differs from the nominotypical species C. albosetosa (Strobl, 1909) by the following complex of characters: head and thorax with blackish brown major bristles; acrostichals small but distinct, scutellum with two pairs of setae; legs yellow-brown; hind basitarsus distinctly longer than next segment; fore tarsus short