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Article name A NEW SPECIES OF EPITHALASSIUS (DIPTERA: DOLICHOPODIDAE) FROM BRITTANY, FRANCE
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Igor Ya. Grichanov, Dr.Sc., All-Russian Institute of Plant Protection (196608, Russia, St. Petersburg, Pushkin, Podbelskogo St. 3); iD ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7887-7668; e-mail: grichanov@mail.ru

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Grichanov I.Ya. 2021. A new species of Epithalassius (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) from Brittany, France. Nature Conservation Research 6(2). https://dx.doi.org/10.24189/ncr.2021.021

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DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.24189/ncr.2021.021
Abstract

A new species, Epithalassius gloagueni sp.n., is described and illustrated from the Trunvel-Tréogat Biological Nature Reserve (Brittany, France). This species can be distinguished from the similar E. sanctimarci from the Mediterranean Sea coast by the presence of only one long band-like outer lobe of the cercus. The male of E. sanctimarci has a cercus with two long band-like lobes of subequal size. An updated key to Palearctic species of Epithalassius is provided.

Keywords

Atlantic coast of Europe, Epithalassius gloagueni, Hydrophorinae, key, Palearctic

Artice information

Received: 09.01.2021. Revised: 15.02.2021. Accepted: 17.02.2021.

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