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Published: 2019-04-04
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Three new species of moth flies (Diptera, Psychodidae, Psychodinae) from the Afrotropical Region

National Museum, Department of Entomology, Cirkusová 1740, CZ–193 00 Praha 9–Horní Počernice, Czech Republic
University of Prešov, Faculty of Humanities and Natural Sciences, Department of Ecology, 17. novembra 1, SK–081 16 Prešov, Slovakia.
Diptera Equatorial Africa Victoria Lake Kenya Uganda Madagascar moth flies Neoarisemus Hemimormia Iranotelmatoscopus taxonomy new species


Type material of moth flies of Neoarisemus leponti sp. nov. was collected in Madagascar, Toamasina province, environments of Analamazaotra and Amboditafonana. Hemimormia nyangerensis sp. nov. and Iranotelmatoscopus kenyensis sp. nov. were captured in Equatorial Africa near Victoria Lake during a fieldwork in Uganda (Gaba) and Kenya (Kusa, Nyangera). The mentioned three species are described, differential diagnoses included, and diagnostic characters illustrated.



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