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Two new and one newly recorded species of Polypedilum Kieffer 1912 with DNA barcodes from Oriental China (Chironomidae: Diptera)

CHUNCAI YAN, CHAO SONG, TING LIU, GUANGJUN ZHAO, ZIYUAN HOU, WEI CAO, XINHUA WANG

Abstract


Polypedilum (Tripodura) enshiense Song & Wang sp. n. and P. (Tripodura) jianfengense Song & Wang sp. n. are described and illustrated as male imagines from China. P. (Uresipedilum) paraconvictum Yamamoto, Yamamoto & Hirowatari, 2016 is recorded from China for the first time. Cytochrome coxidase subunit I (COI) sequence of above species are uploaded to Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD).

 


Keywords


Diptera, Chironomidae, Polypedilum, new species, new record, China

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4238.1.8

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