Platypalpus kirtlingensis Grootaert, 1986,

Barták, Miroslav & Kubík, Štěpán, 2018, Hybotidae (Diptera) from Turkey, with descriptions of seven new species, Zootaxa 4410 (3), pp. 453-482: 472

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/4664A859-352D-FFFE-19CA-DE7666E7FA87

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Platypalpus kirtlingensis Grootaert, 1986
status

 

Platypalpus kirtlingensis Grootaert, 1986 

Material examined. Aydın prov.: 11♂, 8 km S of Çine, river bank, 68 m, PT, 37°32′34′′N, 28°03′46′′E, Barták, Kubík, 29.iv.–1.v.2016GoogleMaps  ; Burdur prov.: 1♂, Yassigüme village , 37°36.51′N, 30°7.80 E, 950–1000 m, 11.vi.2008GoogleMaps  ; Muğla prov.: 1♂, Fethiye co., Kayaköy 36°34.772′N, 29°04.986′E, 140 m, 8.iv.2007GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Akyaka , pasture, 6 m, 37°03′19′′N, 28°20′07′′E, Barták, Kubík, 28.iv.–8.v.2013GoogleMaps  ; 2♂, Akyaka , river bank + salty meadow, 37°03′16′′N, 28°19′57′′E, Barták, Kubík, 16–27.v.2011GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Toparlar , lowland forest, SW + PT, 8 m, 36°59′27′′N, 28°38′50′′E, Barták, Kubík, 28–30.iv.2016GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, 13km NE of Muğla, pine wood + pasture, 37°15′N, 28°30′E, 1100–1300 m, Barták, Kubík, 2–3.v.2016GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Akyaka , pasture, 37°03′19′′N, 28°20′07′′E, 28.iv.–8.v.2013GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Akyaka , pasture, 8 m, 27.iv.2016, 37°03′11′′N, 28°20′33′′E, Barták, Kubík; Akyaka, 40 m, forest, SW, 37°03′19′′N, 28°19′36′′E, Barták, Kubík, 26.iv.2016GoogleMaps  ; Samsun prov. : 1♂  , Samsun University campus, 41°22′N, 36°11′E, Barták, Kubík, 22.vi.–4.vii.2014 —all CULSPGoogleMaps  .

Remarks. This species is widely distributed in temperate Europe, southwards to the Mediterranean (including Egypt—unpublished; from Turkey reported by Grootaert (2008)), eastwards to Uzbekistan. Only male records are reported here due to difficulties in identifying females.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Hybotidae

Genus

Platypalpus