Results of the Czechoslovak-Iranian entomological expeditions to Iran 1970, 1973 and 1977. Diptera: Psychodidae
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 43: 5-32, 1990
Abstract: Five new species and three new subspecies of moth flies found mostly in Iran and
also in Turkey are described: Jungiella (Jungiella) hoberlandti, Berdeniella
hashemii, Pericoma dlabolai, P. taurica (Anatolia ) and Tinearia esfahanica spp.
n.; Bazarella (Parabazarella) joosti laletizarica, Satchelliella gracilis
kandaoanica and Saraiella ressli montana subspp. n. Type material is based on
males, only T. esfahanica sp. n. on female. Atrichobrunettia tenuipennis Wag. et
Vaill., redescribed here, is new to the fauna of Turkey. Differential diagnoses
of all described or redescribed taxons are given and all important diagnostic
characters are figured. Lectotype-designation of European Satchelliella gracilis
gracilis (Eat. ) is added.
Key words: Czech Iranian expedition to Iran, National Museum in Prague, Near East, Iran, faunistics,distribution, Diptera, Psychodidae