n African Entomology - , a new genus and species of rare nocturnal Dufouriini (Diptera : Tachinidae : Dexiinae) from South Africa : short communication

Volume 13, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1021-3589



The Afrotropical fauna of Dufouriini (Dexiinae) is reviewed. A new genus based on a new species, , is described from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. This taxon appears to have affinity with the monotypic South African genus Emden, 1945, also known only from KwaZulu-Natal. Character states distinguishing the two genera are discussed. No other affinities are indicated.

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