oa Annals of the Natal Museum - Some new or uncommon Syrphini (Diptera: Syrphidae) from Southern Africa

Volume 21, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 0304-0798



Keys to the Ethiopian species of Episyrphus and of Sphaerophoria are given. Episyrphus nigromarginatus n. sp. (Transvaal), E. petilis n. sp. (Portuguese East Africa, Rhodesia, Natal, Cape Province) and Pelloloma nigrifacies n. gen., n. sp. (Cape Province) are descriptionbed. Syrphus stuckenbergi v. Doesburg (1957) is synony­mized with Episyrphus circularis (Hull) (1941). The male terminalia of Sphaerophoria quadritubercalata Bezzi and of S. retrocurva Hull are descriptionbed and illustrated.

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