Contributions to the knowledge of Asilidae (Diptera: Brachycera) from Azarbaijan Provinces (Iran)

Abstract :

A list of 16 species of Asilidae (Insecta: Diptera) belonging to 4 subfamilies, 12 genera collected, in Azarbaijan Provinces (northwest of Iran) are given. Two species, namely Aneomochtherus micrasiaticus, Erax sedulous are new records for the fauna of Iran. Additionally 15 species are recorded for the first time from Azarbaijan provinces. Synonyms and distributional data for each species are included


Keyword :

Asilidae, Iran, Fauna, Azarbaijan


Author(s) : Shoeibi, B., Karimpour, Y.
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2010 Vol. 5 Suppl.