Platypalpus annulatus ( Fallén, 1815 ), Fallen, 1815

Barták, Miroslav & Kubík, Štěpán, 2018, Hybotidae (Diptera) from Turkey, with descriptions of seven new species, Zootaxa 4410 (3), pp. 453-482: 468

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Platypalpus annulatus ( Fallén, 1815 )
status

 

Platypalpus annulatus ( Fallén, 1815)  

Material examined. Aydın prov.: 6♂, 3♀, 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   ; Gaziantep prov.: 1♂, 3♀, Birecik E from Gaziantep, pastures SE from town, 37.00N, 38.00E env. [= environment], V. Vrabec 24–25.iv.1997 GoogleMaps   ; Hatay prov. : 1♂   , Turkey, Ceulik nr. Samandag, meadow nr. Titus Tünneli env., 36.07°N, 35.52E env., V. Vrabec 2–23.iv.1997 GoogleMaps   ; Muğla prov.: 2♂, 1♀, same data, 21.ix.2012 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Akyaka , salty meadow, SW + PT, 37°02′53′′N, 28°19′39′′E, Barták, Kubík, 28.iv.-9.v.2013 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Akyaka , pasture, 37°03′19′′N, 28°20′07′′E, Barták, Kubík, 28.iv.-8.v.2013 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Merkez co. Yenice, 8.x.2006 —all CULSP   .

Remarks. Broadly distributed species in Western Palaearctic, from North Africa to Scandinavia (but rare in the North), eastwards to Turkmenistan, and also the Nearctic Region. Specimens from Turkey have entirely yellow legs similar to many other specimens from Mediterranean countries in CULSP collections. These are the first records for Turkey.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Hybotidae

Genus

Platypalpus