Results of the Czechoslovak-Iranian entomological expeditions to Iran. Diptera: Tabanidae. Larvae and pupae of two Persian Tabanus species.
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 40: 45-55, 1981
Abstract: The author presents the descriptions of last instar larvae and pupae of two
Persian Tabanus species (T. leleani Austen, 1920 and T. zimini Olsufjev, 1937)
for the first time and gives diagnostic characters of both larvae and pupae.
Many detailed differences were ascertained and figured both on the head capsule
of larvae and on its appendages.
Key words: Czechoslovak-Iranian expedition, National Museum Prague, Diptera, Tabanidae, immature stages, larva, pupa