Species of the genus Chrysotus Meigen, 1824 (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) from Japan, with descriptions of two new species

Oleg P. Negrobov, Tatsunori Kumazawa, Toshihiro Tago, Viktor N. Fursov


Two new species of the genus Chrysotus Meigen, 1824 are described: Ch. masunagai Negrobov, Kumazawa, Tago sp. nov and Ch. saigusai Negrobov, Kumazawa & Tago sp. nov. Chrysotus parilis Parent, 1926 is recorded from Japan for the first time. An identification key to all known species of the genus Chrysotus of Japan is presented together with a tree diagram showing relationships among them.


Japan; Chrysotus; Dolichopodidae; new species

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2016.197


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