Platypalpus kirtlingensis Grootaert, 1986

Barták, Miroslav & Kubík, Štěpán, 2018, Hybotidae (Diptera) from Turkey, with descriptions of seven new species, Zootaxa 4410 (3), pp. 453-482: 472

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4410.3.2

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/4664A859-352D-FFFE-19CA-DE7666E7FA87

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Plazi

scientific name

Platypalpus kirtlingensis Grootaert, 1986
status

 

Platypalpus kirtlingensis Grootaert, 1986  

Material examined. Aydın prov.: 11♂, 8 km S of Çine, river bank, 68 m, PT, 37°32′34′′N, 28°03′46′′E, Barták, Kubík, 29.iv.–1.v.2016 GoogleMaps   ; Burdur prov.: 1♂, Yassigüme village , 37°36.51′N, 30°7.80 E, 950–1000 m, 11.vi.2008 GoogleMaps   ; Muğla prov.: 1♂, Fethiye co., Kayaköy 36°34.772′N, 29°04.986′E, 140 m, 8.iv.2007 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Akyaka , pasture, 6 m, 37°03′19′′N, 28°20′07′′E, Barták, Kubík, 28.iv.–8.v.2013 GoogleMaps   ; 2♂, Akyaka , river bank + salty meadow, 37°03′16′′N, 28°19′57′′E, Barták, Kubík, 16–27.v.2011 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Toparlar , lowland forest, SW + PT, 8 m, 36°59′27′′N, 28°38′50′′E, Barták, Kubík, 28–30.iv.2016 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, 13km NE of Muğla, pine wood + pasture, 37°15′N, 28°30′E, 1100–1300 m, Barták, Kubík, 2–3.v.2016 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Akyaka , pasture, 37°03′19′′N, 28°20′07′′E, 28.iv.–8.v.2013 GoogleMaps   ; 1♂, Akyaka , pasture, 8 m, 27.iv.2016, 37°03′11′′N, 28°20′33′′E, Barták, Kubík; Akyaka, 40 m, forest, SW, 37°03′19′′N, 28°19′36′′E, Barták, Kubík, 26.iv.2016 GoogleMaps   ; Samsun prov. : 1♂   , Samsun University campus, 41°22′N, 36°11′E, Barták, Kubík, 22.vi.–4.vii.2014 —all CULSP GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. This species is widely distributed in temperate Europe, southwards to the Mediterranean (including Egypt—unpublished; from Turkey reported by Grootaert (2008)), eastwards to Uzbekistan. Only male records are reported here due to difficulties in identifying females.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Hybotidae

Genus

Platypalpus