New Records of Hoverflies (Diptera, Syrphidae) from Ukraine. II. Brachyopini and Merodontini

A. V. Prokhorov 1 , G. V. Popov 1  and M. I. Zaika 2
  • 1 Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, NAS of Ukraine, , 01030, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • 2 Institute of Evolutionary Ecology, NAS of Ukraine, , 03143, Kyiv, Ukraine


Seven hoverfly species of the tribes Brachyopini and Merodontini (subfamily Eristalinae): Brachyopa maculipennis Thompson, 1980, B. plena Collin, 1939, B. vittata (Zetterstedt, 1843), Myolepta obscura Becher, 1882, Orthonevra geniculata (Meigen, 1830), Merodon moenium (Wiedemann in Meigen, 1822) and Psilota atra (Fallén, 1817) are recorded from Ukraine for the first time. Distributions of these species are summarized and diagnoses of the species are provided.

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