A New Species of Tipula, Subgenus Lunatipula From Turkey (Diptera, Tipulidae)

  • Üzeyir Çağlar
  • Derya Çiftçi
  • Şirin Bahar Can Gazi University
  • Hasan Koç

Abstract

The specimens in this study were obtained in the Environmental Impact Assessment study (EIA) in 2013 and post-construction monitoring study in 2019 within the scope of the Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) project. As a result of the studies Tipula (Lunatipula) tanap sp. n. Koç & Can is described and diagnostic characters are illustrated. The distributions of new species are mapped. It distinguished from related congeners by the difference of ovipositor and sternite 8 shape of the ventral process of the aedeagus.

Published
2020-07-22
How to Cite
Çağlar, Üzeyir, Çiftçi, D., Can, Şirin, & Koç, H. (2020). A New Species of Tipula, Subgenus Lunatipula From Turkey (Diptera, Tipulidae). Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 22(2), 219-225. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/1881
Section
Journal of the Entomological Research Society