Four new species and new records of Manota (Diptera: Mycetophilidae) from Sulawesi, Indonesia
Hippa Heikki, Kurina Olavi
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 58(1): 249-256, 2018
Published online: 30th July 2018
Published in print: 15th August 2018
Abstract: Four new Manota species are described from the northern part of Sulawesi:
M. ashleyi sp. nov., M. axillata sp. nov., M. loriculata sp. nov. and M.
spathigera sp. nov. New records are given for the following species: M.
dolichothrix Hippa & Ševčík, 2010 (South Sulawesi), M. horrida Hippa,
2006 (North Sulawesi), M. ovata Hippa, 2006 (North Sulawesi), M. paulula Hippa
& Ševčík, 2013 (North Sulawesi) and M. pectinata Hippa, 2006 (South
Sulawesi). In addition, M. hamulata Colless, 1966 is recorded from Bacan
Island, Maluku Utara. The number of Oriental Manota species is now set at
102 and the number of species from Sulawesi at 14.
Key words: Diptera, Mycetophilidae, Manota, taxonomy, Sulawesi, Oriental region