A new Platycheirus species of the manicatus subgroup (Diptera, Syrphidae) from Caucasus

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2007
Authors:A. V. Barkalov, Nielsen T. R.
Journal:Norwegian Journal of Entomology
Keywords:Caucasus, Diptera, manicatus subgroup, Platycheirus similis sp. nov., Syrphidae

A new species, Platycheirus similis sp. nov. is described from Kabardino-Balkaria, Republic ofnorthern Caucasus. It is compared with other large species of the Platycheirus manicatus subgroup,and a key is presented.

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