Devyatkov V.I. 2019. [Dicranota (Plectromyia) asiatica sp.n., a new species of Pediciidae (Diptera) from East Kazakhstan] // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.18. No.6: 394–396 [in Russian, with English summary].

Kazakh Institute of Fish Research, Altai Branch, Protozanova str. 83, Ust-Kamenogorsk 070004 Kazakhstan. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/euroasentj.18.6.4

ABSTRACT. Dicranota (Plectromyia) asiatica sp.n., a new species of short-palped crane flies, is described and illustrated based on the male and female adults from East Kazakhstan. The new species differs from all species of the subgenus Plectromyia by the structure of male hypopygium, especially the presence of a wide and deep median notch at posterior margin of tergite 9, as well as by 11-segmented antennae.

KEY WORDS: Diptera, Pediciidae, Dicranota, Plectromyia, new species, Palaearctic, Kazakhstan.

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