Studies on the Miridae (Phylinae, addenda to Deraeocorinae and Orthotylinae) of Khuzestan and the adjacent provinces of Iran (Hemiptera: Heteroptera)

Linnavuori Rauno E. 
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 50(2): 369-414, 2010
Views: 1057
Abstract: A list containing 95 species and one subspecies of the subfamily Phylinae of the family Miridae from Khuzestan and the adjacent provinces is published. Eleven new species of Phylinae are described: Acrotelus abbaricus sp. nov., Campylomma khuzestanicum sp. nov., Megalodactylus grandoculus sp. nov., Paredrocoris ilamicus sp. nov., Plagiognathus marivanensis sp. nov., Psallus (Psallus) shulsangaricus sp. nov., Sthenaropsis fedori sp. nov., Sthenaropsis zeydoonica sp. nov., Tuponia (Chlorotuponia) shadeganica sp. nov., Tuponia (Tuponia) kurdistanica sp. nov., and Yotvata (Yotvata) farsiana sp. nov. In addition, one new species of the subfamily Orthotylinae, Zanchius gurbandicus sp. nov., is described and one new record each is provided for the subfamilies Deraeocorinae and Orthotylinae. A key to the genus Sthenaropsis Poppius, 1912 is provided. Plagiognathus (Plagiognathus) bipunctatus albicans (Reuter, 1901) stat. nov., and Atomophora maculosa erato Linnavuori, 1971 stat. restit. are considered valid subspecies. The following 14 species are recorded from Iran for the first time: Anonychiella subannulata (Wagner, 1973), Argyrotelaenus simoni Reuter & Poppius, 1912, Camptotylidea flavida (Nonnaizab & Yang, 1994), Lepidargyrus seidenstueckeri (Wagner, 1956), Lepidargyrus syriacus (Wagner, 1956), Macrotylus cruciatus (R. F. Sahlberg, 1848), Megalocoleus signoreti (Reuter, 1879), Monosynamma bohemanni (Fallén, 1829), Psallus (Psallus) anaemicus Seidenstücker, 1966, Psallus (Psallus) pseudopunctulatus Linnavuori, 1984, Tuponia (Chlorotuponia) brevirostris (Reuter, 1883), Tuponia (Chlorotuponia) hippophaes (Fieber, 1864), Tuponia (Tuponia) macedonica Wagner, 1957, and Tuponia (Tuponia) semele Linnavuori, 1995.
Key words: Heteroptera, Miridae, faunistics, new species, new records, Iran, Khuzestan
Revision of the genus Pachytomella (Heteroptera: Miridae: Orthotylinae: HalticiniStudies on the Miridae (Phylinae, addenda to Deraeocorinae and Orthotylinae) of Khuzestan and the adjacent provinces of Iran (Hemiptera: Heteroptera)Description of a new species of Anthocoris (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Anthocoridae) from southern India, associated with striped mealybug on purple orchid treeAnnotated catalogue of the Iranian broad-headed bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Alydidae)Copelatus sibelaemontis sp. nov. (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) from the Moluccas with generic assignment based on morphology and DNA sequence dataKmentophylus nom. nov., a new substitute name for Aplagiognathus (Heteroptera: Miridae)Fossil water scavenger beetles of the subtribe Hydrobiusina (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) from the Late Oligocene locality of Aix-en-Provence (France)Redescription of the Neotropical water scavenger beetle genus Phaenostoma (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) with description of two new speciesKurbatoviella antennata, a new peculiar genus and species of the Clavigeritae from Borneo ( Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae)Discovery of the rare genus Awas in mainland China with description of a new species (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Pselaphinae: Goniaceritae)New species of the genera Mimogonus and Mimogonia (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Osoriinae) from the Neotropical RegionRevision of the Afrotropical species of the genus Pseudohesperus, with taxonomic notes on other Afrotropical species of the subtribe Philonthina (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae)A review of the genus Bietia with a description of a new species from Yunnan, China (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Goliathini)A new species of Prionocyphon from Taiwan (Coleoptera: Scirtidae: Scirtinae)A study on the Nearctic species of the genus Anthaxia (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Buprestinae: Anthaxiini) Subgenus Melanthaxia. Part IJakliella and Mehlia, new genera from Indonesia and Malaysia, with description of four new species (Coleoptera: Mordellidae)Phyllobrotica malinka sp.nov. from Turkey and Iran and a review of allied species (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae)A taxonomic study of Eastern Palaearctic Omiini (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae)New species of Chalastonepsia and Pectinepsia gen. nov. (Diptera: Mycetophilidae) from the Oriental and Australasian RegionsTwo new genera and species of the family Scathophagidae (Diptera) from the Palaearctic and Oriental Regions with additional faunistic recordsA peculiar male genitalia monstrosity in Anthomyza neglecta (Diptera: Anthomyzidae)Catalogue of type specimens of beetles (Coleoptera) deposited in the National Museum, Prague, Czech Republic. Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae (including Trichiini) and Valginae