Kato D. 2022. Synopsis of the genus Atypophthalmus Brunetti, 1911 (Diptera: Limoniidae) of Japan // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.21. No.3: 123–141 [in English].

Echigo-Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Sciences, “Kyororo”, 1712-2 Matsunoyama-Matsuguchi, Tokamachi 942-1411 Japan. E-mail: hehemanpuldoa.d4@gmail.com

doi 10.15298/euroasentj.21.3.01

ABSTRACT. Japanese species of the genus Atypophthalmus Brunetti, 1911 are revised. Two new species, A. (A.) hymenophallus Kato, sp.n. and A. (A.) okinawensis Kato, sp.n. are described. A. (A.) multisetosus Savchenko, 1983 is synonymized with A. (A.) crinitus (Alexander, 1924). Species previously recorded as A. (Microlimonia) egressus (Alexander, 1938) from Japan is treated as A. (Microlimonia) jeju Podenas et Podeniene, 2020. Images of the external appearance, wing, and male terminalia, distribution maps of and a key to the Japanese species are provided.

KEY WORDS: Atypophthalmus, cranefly, Japan, Limoniidae, new species, synonym.

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