Ruchin A.B.1, Zeegers T.2, Esin M.N.1 2021. New species Tachinid flies (Diptera: Tachinidae) in the Russian fauna // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.30. No.2: 196–199 [in English].

1 Joint Directorate of the Mordovia State Nature Reserve and National Park «Smolny», 430005, Krasnaya str., 30, Republic of Mordovia, Russia. E-mail:

2 Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Darwinweg 2, Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.

doi: 10.15298/rusentj.30.2.15

ABSTRACT. The findings of five tachinid (Diptera) species are reported from the territory of Russia for the first time: Carcelia falenaria, Clemelis massilia, Loewia nudigena, Peribaea longirostris, Spallanzania quadrimaculata. Data on the identified specimens from Mordovia republic is provided and the habitat of the species is briefly described.

KEY WORDS: new species, Mordovia State Nature Reserve, National Park “Smolny”, biology.

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