Ozerov A.L.1, Krivosheina M.G.2 2020. To the taxonomy of the genus Scathophaga Meigen, 1803 (Diptera: Scathophagidae) with description of a new species // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.29. No.2: 227–231 [in English].
1 Zoological Museum, Moscow Lomonosov State University, Bol’shaya Nikitskaya 2, Moscow 125009, Russia. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
2 A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky prospect, 33, Moscow 119071 , Russia. E-mail: email@example.com
ABSTRACT. One species, Scathophaga incompleta sp.n. (Diptera: Scathophagidae), is described as new to science. One new synonym is proposed: Scathophaga decipiens (Haliday in Curtis, 1832) = Scathophaga fluvialis (Rondani, 1867), syn.n.
KEY WORDS: Diptera, Scathophagidae, Scathophaga, new species, new synonym, Azerbaijan, Russia.