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Published: 2022-03-01

A new species of Chetoneura Colless from Borneo (Diptera: Keroplatidae)

Department of Zoology, University of Plovdiv, 24 Tzar Assen Str., BG4000 Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2Regional Museum of Natural History – Plovdiv, 34 Hristo G. Danov Str., BG4000 Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Department of Zoology, University of Plovdiv, 24 Tzar Assen Str., BG4000 Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Diptera Borneo identification key new species Oriental Region predaceous fungus gnats

Abstract

A new species of Keroplatidae—Chetoneura lagangеnsis sp. n. from Lagang cave in Sarawak, Borneo is described and illustrated based on a single male specimen. An identification key to the species of the genus Chetoneura Colless is provided. A distribution map of the five known species of Chetoneura is presented—Ch. cavernae Colless, Ch. shennonggongensis Amorim & Niu, Ch. oligoradiata (Papp), Ch. davidi Ševčík, Hippa & Burdiková and Ch. lagangensis Kazandzhieva & Bechev, sp. n.

 

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