Five New Records for Turkish Robber Flies (Diptera: Asilidae) Fauna

Abstract

We here record five robber fly (Asilidae) species [Lasiopogon cinctus (Fabricius, 1781), Stenopogon mediterraneus Lehr, 1963, Saropogon longicornis (Macquart, 1838), Machimus arthriticus (Zeller, 1840), Machimus gonatistes (Zeller, 1840)] belonging to three subfamilies and four genera for the first time in Turkey. While all species are reported from Turkish Thrace, one of is also from Anatolia. Distributional data and taxonomical remarks with photographs of male genitalia and habitus for each species are given.

Published
2020-11-30
How to Cite
Çalışkan, H., Şirin, D., Aslan, A., Fidan, E., & Şahin, Y. (2020). Five New Records for Turkish Robber Flies (Diptera: Asilidae) Fauna. Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 22(3), 239-254. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/1836
Section
Journal of the Entomological Research Society