Contributions to the Dolichopodidae (Diptera) Fauna of Turkey

Authors

  • Alper Tonguç
  • Igor Grichanov
  • Hasan Koç
  • Okan Özgül
  • Murat Barlas

Keywords:

Diptera, Dolichopodidae, Turkey, new records

Abstract

Faunistic data are given for 5 species of Dolichopodidae, new to the fauna of Turkey and collected in the Marmara and Eagen regions. The following species are recorded for first time in Turkey Chrysotimus molliculus (Fallén, 1823), Hercostomus libanicola Parent, 1933, Neurigona erichsoni (Zedderstedt, 1843), Teuchophorus cristulatus Meuffels & Grootaert, 1992, Teuchophorus bisetus Loew, 1871. As a result, 104 Dolichopodidae species are known for Turkey at the present. The locations of 5 new collection sites from Turkey are mapped.

Author Biographies

Alper Tonguç

Muğla University Science and Art Faculty Biology Department

Igor Grichanov

 

All-Russian Institute of Plant Protection

Hasan Koç

Muğla University Science and Art Faculty Biology Department

Okan Özgül

Muğla University Science and Art Faculty Biology Department

Murat Barlas

Muğla University Science and Art Faculty Biology Department

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Published

2010-07-12

How to Cite

Tonguç, A., Grichanov, I., Koç, H., Özgül, O., & Barlas, M. (2010). Contributions to the Dolichopodidae (Diptera) Fauna of Turkey. Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 12(2), 103–107. Retrieved from https://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/211

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Journal of the Entomological Research Society