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First record of Psilacrum Becker 1912 (Chloropidae, Diptera) from Brazil, with the description of a new species

PAULA RAILE RICCARDI, JOHN WALAND ISMAY

Abstract


Psilacrum Becker was recorded from the Neotropical Region by Wheeler (2010) based on Oscinoides annulicrus (Duda, 1933) described from Costa Rica with a further five to six species from the Region (Wheeler, 2010). Here we describe a new species from Brazil.

 


Keywords


Diptera, Chloropidae, Oscinellinae, taxonomy, diversity, Neotropics

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4329.5.7

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