Ozerov A.L. 2014. Notes on types of three species of Scathophagidae (Diptera) described by I.W. Zetterstedt // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.23. No.4: 317–320 [in English].

Zoological Museum, Moscow State University, Bol’shaya Nikitskaya 6, Moscow 125009, Russia. E-mail: ozerov2455@rambler.ru

KEY WORDS: Diptera, Scathophagidae, nomenclature, lectotype designation, new synonyms.

ABSTRACT. Lectotype is designated for Cordylura filiformis Zetterstedt, 1846. Acerocnema breviseta (Zetterstedt, 1846) is raised from synonymy and is given new status as valid species. Four new synonyms are proposed: Acerocnema tiefi Becker, 1894 and Acerocnema pokornyi Becker, 1894 with Acerocnema breviseta (Zetterstedt, 1846), Scatomyza frontata Zetterstedt, 1838 with Staegeria kunzei (Zetterstedt, 1821), Micropselapha bohemica Barták et Kubík, 2012 with Micropselapha basovi Ozerov, 2010.

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