Genus Schistostoma Becker, 1902 (Diptera: Microphoridae) of Tunisia. Faunistic, morphological and teratological data. [Results of „Punia” 2006 Expedition]

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2007
Authors:C. Pârvu, Popescu-Mirceni R.
Journal:Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle Grigore Antipa
Start Page:437
Date Published:10/2007
Keywords:Dolichopodidae, Microphoridae, morphology, Punia Expedition, Schistostoma, species, Tunisia

The results of the identification of a material of the genus Schistostoma Becker colected by the „Punia” 2006 expedition, in March, in Tunisia, is presented. The number of the known species from Tunisia rises from 1 to 4. New faunistic, morphological, teratological and systematical data are presented together with detailed figures and a pictorial key for the identification of the females of 7 species after the apical acanthophorites.

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