Notes on Dolichopodidae (Diptera) from the White Sea coast and islands (Russian North)


Palearctic Region
Arkhangelsk Region
Russian Karelia
new record

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Grichanov, I. Y., & Ovsyannikova, E. I. (2018). Notes on Dolichopodidae (Diptera) from the White Sea coast and islands (Russian North). Acta Biologica Sibirica, 4(4), 19-24.


Original data on Dolichopodidae from the Belomorsk district of Karelia and Bolshoi Solovetskii Island (Arkhangelsk Region, Primorskii district) resulted from the short-term visit (2018) are presented. All ten collected species and the genus Medetera are firstly recorded for the Solovetskiye Islands. Dolichopus discifer Stannius, 1831, Dolichopus ungulatus (Linnaeus, 1758), Rhaphium laticorne (Fallén, 1823), Sympycnus pulicarius (Fallén) and Syntormon tarsatus (Fallén, 1823) are new species for the Arkhangelsk Region. Photographs of habitats of dolichopodid species are included.


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