MacGowan I. 2011. A new species of Lonchaeidae (Diptera: Schizophora) from Russia // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.19 (for 2010). No.4: 325–326 [in English].

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Key Words: Diptera, Lonchaeidae, Lonchaea, Russia, new species.

Abstract. Examination of recently captured Lonchaeidae specimens from Russia revealed an undescribed species in the genus Lonchaea, L. vikhrevi sp.n. The new species is described and its relationship to other species of European Lonchaeidae is discussed.

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