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Dikow, T. 2015. Review of Anasillomos Londt, 1983 with the description of a new species (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae).  Biodiversity Data Journal, 3(3): e4652


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Review of Anasillomos Londt, 1983 with the description of a new species (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae).

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The southern African assassin-fly genus Anasillomos Londt, 1983 is reviewed. A new species, Anasillomos juergeni sp. n., is described from the Namib desert and represents the second species in the genus. Descriptions/re-descriptions, photographs, and identification keys are provided to aid in the identification. Distribution, occurrence in biodiversity hotspots sensu Conservation International, and seasonal incidence are discussed. Keywords: Afrotropical, assassin flies, identification keys, cybertaxonomy, data sharing.

Year: 2015

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