The Lonchaeidae (Diptera) of South Korea with descriptions of four new species

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2016
Authors:I. MacGowan
Journal:Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology

Four new species of Lonchaeidae are described from South Korea namely Lonchaea baekje sp. nov., Lonchaea bicercosa sp. nov., Lonchaea goguryeo sp. nov. and Lonchaea silla sp. nov. A further two species Dasiops calvus Morge, 1959, and Lonchaea krivosheinae Kovalev, 1973 are reported from South Korea for the first time. Notes are provided on the previously known species, a checklist and key to species is provided with illustrations of all the male genitalia. This brings the number of Lonchaeidae species recorded to eight in three genera.

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