IKIP DIPTERA REPORT
RESULTS TO DATE.-The taxonomic diversity of the IKIP dipteran
specimens identified to date consists of 38 species belonging to 22 genera
in 2 families. Results in press on this material include 1 new
archipelago, and 33 new island, records representing 22 species (see New Diptera Records), and the description of
one new species (see New Insect Species).
All of these specimen records, complete with corresponding locality data,
are on-line and fully searchable (see IKIP
Databases). The taxonomist who has examined this material is listed
- BARKALOV, A. V. (Institute of Animal Systematics and
Ecology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia). Material
examined: all syrphid taxa from the 1995 and 1996 expeditions (Russian
- MUTIN, V. A. (Komsomolskiy Pedagogical Institute,
Komsomolsk-na-Amure, Russia). Material examined: all syrphid taxa from the
1995 and 1996 expeditions (Russian team's collections).
- OZEROV, A. L. (Zoological Museum, Moscow Lomonosov
State University, Moscow, Russia). Material examined: select scathophagid
taxa from the 1995 and 1996 expeditions.
RESEARCH PRODUCTS.-A checklist of all dipteran generic and
species identifications currently in the IKIP Database are available for each
family. To view a corresponding check-list, click on the family name in
the below classification (following McAlpine et al., 1981-1987; see Classification References).
PUBLICATIONS.-The following publications
(listed chronologically) are based on data from IKIP dipteran specimens:
- OZEROV, A.L. 1996. Scathophagus exalata sp. n. (Diptera:
Scathophagidae) with reduced wings from the Kuril Islands. Far Eastern
Entomologist, 35: 1-4.
- MUTIN, V. A. 1997. Hover-flies (Dipetra, Syrphidae) collected in
the Kuril Islands in 1996. Far Eastern Entomologist, 41: 1-4.
- MUTIN, V. A., and A. V. BARKALOV. In Press. A review of the
hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands, with
descriptions of two new species. Species Diversity, 91 ms pp.
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