Nartshuk E.P. 2016. Some data on grassflies (Diptera: Acalyptratae: Chloropidae) of Egypt // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.25. No.4: 405–406 [in English].

Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Universitetskaya nab. 1, St. Petersburg 199034, Russia. E-mail:

KEY WORDS: Chloropidae, Diptera, new records, Egypt.

ABSTRACT. Eight species of Chloropidae recorded from Assouan, Egypt. Flies were collected on lawn in hotel garden. All species are considered as hemerodiaphores on Klausnitzer’s classification. Lasiochaeta pubes­cens (Thalhammer, 1898) and Aphanotrigonum femorellum Collin, 1946 are recorded for Egypt for the first time.

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