oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - A new genus and species of spoon-wing lacewing (Neuroptera: Nemopteridae) from Namaqualand, South Africa
|Article Title||A new genus and species of spoon-wing lacewing (Neuroptera: Nemopteridae) from Namaqualand, South Africa|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Journal||Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa|
|Affiliations||1 Zoology Department, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch|
|Publication Date||Sep 1984|
|Pages||259 - 268|
|Keyword(s)||Biogeographical endemism region, Crocinae, Habitat destruction, Knersvlakte in Namaqualand, Knersvlaktia nigroptera, Nemopterinae and Spoon-wing lacewing|
A new genus and species of spoon-wing lacewing, Knersvlaktia nigroptera, is descriptionbed from adults collected from the quartz plains near Van Rhynsdorp, Namaqualand. The combined presence of the following features distinguish this genus from the other 10 known nemopterine genera.
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