Sciophila delphis Chandler

Bechev, Dimitar & Koç, Hasan, 2006, Two new species of Sciophila Meigen (Diptera: Mycetophilidae) from Turkey, with a key to the Western Palaearctic species of the S. lutea Macquart group, Zootaxa 1253, pp. 61-68: 64

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Sciophila delphis Chandler


Sciophila delphis Chandler  in Chandler & Blasco­Zumeta, 2001

( Figs. 7View FIGURES 1 – 8, 9View FIGURE 9)

Material. Turkey: Denizli, Tavas, Kizilca Borough (37 º 29 ' N / 29 º 10 ' E), 1100 m, 13.06. 2003, Leg. H. Koç, A. Karaman & O. Ozgül, 1 male.

Habitat. Rocky and gravelly area on the shore of a mountain stream flowing in a mixed forest. The vegetation consists of Juniperus  sp., Quercus  sp., Pinus  sp., Juncus  sp., Verbascum  sp. and Muscari  sp.

Remark. Until now, the species was known only from the holotype ( Greece: Fokis, Delphi).