New Mycomya species from the Himalayas (Diptera, Mycetophilidae): 1. Subgenus Mycomya s. str

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1996
Authors:Vaisanen, R.
Journal:Entomologica Fennica
Pagination:99-132, illustr.
Keywords:Himalayas, India, Jammu, Kashmir, Myanmar, Mycetophilidae, Mycomya (Mycomya), Mycomya (Mycomya) anneliae, Mycomya (Mycomya) binturong, Mycomya (Mycomya) capra, Mycomya (Mycomya) emotoi, Mycomya (Mycomya) geei, Mycomya (Mycomya) hystrix, Mycomya (Mycomya) ibex, Mycomya (Mycomya) ikar, Mycomya (Mycomya) kyan, Nepal, sp.n., Systematic revision, Tamil-Nadu

The material of genus Mycomya Rondani from the Himalayas, mostly Nepal and Myanmar, is revised. Altogether 25 species of Mycomya s. str. Are recorded from the Himalayas and the Indian subcontinent. The following new species are described: M malaisei, M. turnix, M binturong, M. zig, M. capra, M. nipalensis, M. ketupa, M. hystrix, M. ikar, M. kyan, M. tigrina, M. minla, M. emotoi, M geei, M. anneliae, M. sus, M. manis, M. ibex, M. macaca, and M. viverra.

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