Revision of Japanese species of Nipponomyia Alexander, 1924 (Diptera, Pediciidae)
Latest version published by ZooKeys on 31 August 2021 ZooKeys

Japanese species of the genus Nipponomyia Alexander, 1924 are revised. Two new species, Nipponomyia okinawensis Kolcsár & Kato, sp. nov. and N. yakushimensis Kolcsár & Kato, sp. nov. are described from the Ryukyu Islands. Images of habitus and wings, illustrations of male and female terminalia, and distribution maps are provided for the Japanese species. A key to the world species of Nipponomyia is added. DNA barcodes of three Japanese Nipponomyia are provided, representing the first barcodes from the genus.

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Occurrence; Specimen


Who created the resource:

Daichi Kato
Echigo-Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Sciences
Maribet Gamboa
Ehime University
Kozo Watanabe
Ehime University

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Levente-Péter Kolcsár
Geographic Coverage

Occurrence data of Nipponomyia Alexander (Diptera, Pediciidae) in Japan

Bounding Coordinates South West [25.483, 122.607], North East [46.559, 151.875]
Collection Data
Collection Name Biosystematic Laboratory, Kyushu University, Japan
Collection Identifier BLKU
Collection Name Private Collection of L.-P. Kolcsár
Collection Identifier CKLP
Additional Metadata
Alternative Identifiers 470e1d03-9b02-4743-8291-936632f21439