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Type: Article
Published: 2009-12-22
Page range: 199–202
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A new species of Pedicia s.str. (Diptera: Pediciidae) from the North Caucasus, Russia

Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Department of Insect Systematics, Universitetskaya nab. 1, St. Petersburg, 199034, Russia
Pedicia Tipuloidea Pediciidae Caucasus Russia new species


A new species, Pedicia (Pedicia) savtshenkoi, is described from Karachay-Cherkess Republic, Russia. This species of nominative subgenus Pedicia is discovered for the first time in the Caucasus. A key to males of West Palaearctic species of Pedicia (Pedicia) is presented.