oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - New data on the Afrotropical brown lacewings (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae)

Volume 55, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



New distribution records and comments on the biology and morphology of 19 species of Afrotropical hemerobiids are given. The male genitalia of the genus Anapsectra Tjeder, 1975 are descriptionbed for the first time, and the validity of the genus Dyshemerobius Tjeder, 1961 is discussed. Micromus acutipennis Kimmins, 1956 is recorded for the second time, and Anapsectra berothoide, Dyshemerobius anomalus, and Micromus berzosai are descriptionbed as new species.

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