A review of the Afrotropical genus Hermannomyia Oldroyd, 1980, with the description of a new species from East Africa (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae)

J. G.H. Londt, R. S. Copeland

Abstract


The Afrotropical robber fly genus Hermannomyia Oldroyd, 1980 is reviewed. A new species, H. ukasi sp. n., is described from the biologically interesting Ukasi region of the Eastern Province of Kenya, while all known locality records are provided for previously described species, H. engeli (Hull, 1962) and H. oldroydi Londt, 1981. An identification key and distribution map are provided.

To cite this paper: Londt, J.G.H. & Copeland, R.S. 2013. A review of the Afrotropical genus Hermannomyia Oldroyd, 1980, with the description of a new species from East Africa (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae). African Invertebrates 54 (2): 305–314.

Published electronically: 9 July 2013
urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B672E6A2-75CF-4646-8631-57037725E801


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