n African Entomology - Mycetophilidae (Diptera: Bibionomorpha) type specimens in the Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town : short communication

Volume 20, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1021-3589



An annotated list is provided of the type specimens of four species of Mycetophilidae (Diptera: Bibionomorpha) described by Edwards (1925) and placed in the Iziko South African Museum (SAMC), Cape Town, South Africa. The label data and preservation condition of each specimen are provided. The type of Edwards is formally lost and the lectotypes of and are designated below.

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