Dermaptera of Iran with description of Euborellia angustata sp. nov.
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 51(2): 381-390, 2011
Abstract: A check-list of the Dermaptera of Iran is presented based on published data and
revision of the collection deposited in the National Museum, Praha, Czech
Republic. The collection includes 114 specimens in 8 species, of which one,
Forcipula quadrispinosa (Dohrn, 1863), is reported for the first time from Iran,
and one, Euborellia angustata sp. nov., is described as new. The total number of
species known from Iran is 23.
Key words: Dermaptera, Anisolabididae, Labiduridae, Spongiphoridae, Forfi culidae, distribution, faunistics, taxonomy, description, new species, Iran, Palaearctic Region