Platypalpus niger (Meigen, 1804)

Barták, Miroslav & Kubík, Štěpán, 2018, Hybotidae (Diptera) from Turkey, with descriptions of seven new species, Zootaxa 4410 (3), pp. 453-482: 473-474

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4410.3.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C8508C4A-C3FD-418C-8840-F148D6BD8F4D

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/4664A859-352A-FFF8-19CA-DBBF65D0FF07

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Plazi

scientific name

Platypalpus niger (Meigen, 1804)
status

 

Platypalpus niger (Meigen, 1804)  

Material examined. Aydın prov.: 1♂, 8 km S of Çine, river bank, 68 m, PT, 37°32′34′′N, 28°03′46′′E, Barták, Kubík, 29.iv.–1.v.2016 GoogleMaps   ; 7♂, 3♀, same data, PT GoogleMaps   ; Muğla prov.: 4♂, Toparlar , lowland forest, 36°58′39′′N, 28°39′30′′E, SW, Barták, Kubík, 7.v.2013 GoogleMaps   ; 12♂, 2♀, same locality, SW + PT, 8 m, 36°59′27′′N, 28°38′50′′E, Barták, Kubík, 28–30.iv.2016 GoogleMaps   ; Samsun prov. : 8♂   , Samsun University campus, 41°22′N, 36°11′E, Barták, Kubík, 22.vi.–4.vii.2014 —all CULSP GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. Broadly distributed in temperate and South Europe. This species are very similar to P. nigricolor   , differing chiefly in prothorax partly lustrous and male left epandrial lamella without ventral indentation. These are the first records for Turkey.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Hybotidae

Genus

Platypalpus