Merodon neonanus, Vujić, Ante, Radenković, Snežana, Ačanski, Jelena, Grković, Ana, Taylor, Mike, Şenol, Serdar Gökhan & Hayat, Rüstem, 2015

Vujić, Ante, Radenković, Snežana, Ačanski, Jelena, Grković, Ana, Taylor, Mike, Şenol, Serdar Gökhan & Hayat, Rüstem, 2015, Revision of the species of the Merodon nanus group (Diptera: Syrphidae) including three new species, Zootaxa 4006 (3), pp. 439-462: 455

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4006.3.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:17A59479-F0F0-450A-9E9C-A0379113838C

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CFF365-FFC7-FFA5-D3C8-F8BAF13F14D0

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Plazi

scientific name

Merodon neonanus
status

sp. n.

Merodon neonanus  sp. n.

Species with a disjunctive range, recorded in FYR of Macedonia, the Greek islands of Chios and Samos, the western (Aegean and Mediterranean regions) and eastern part of Turkey (Erzurum) ( Fig. 17View FIGURE 17). Elevation range starts from sea level up to 2,400 m. It is primarily found on lower mountains, up to 1,500 m ( Fig. 17View FIGURE 17). During new investigations in Turkey, adults of M. neonanus  sp. n. and a M. telmateia  have been found on flowers of Leontodon  sp. (Şenol S.G., pers. comm.) ( Fig. 1View FIGURE 1).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Merodon