A new species of the genus Gondwanoscurus, and two new records of non-biting moth flies (Diptera: Psychodidae: Psychodinae) from Socotra Island
Jan Ježek, Michal Tkoč
|Citation||JEŽEK, Jan a TKOČ, Michal . A new species of the genus Gondwanoscurus, and two new records of non-biting moth flies (Diptera: Psychodidae: Psychodinae) from Socotra Island . Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae. Prague: National Museum, 2012, 52, 545-557. ISSN 0374-1036 (print) 1804-6487 (online). Also available from: https://publikace.nm.cz/en/periodicals/aemnp/52-sppl2/a-new-species-of-the-genus-gondwanoscurus-and-two-new-records-of-non-biting-moth-flies-diptera-psychodidae-psychodinae-from-socotra-island|
Gondwanoscurus socotrensis sp. nov. is described and figured. Specimens were collected on Socotra Island, Yemen. The genus Gondwanoscurus Ježek, 2002, with seven species (two from Peninsular Malaysia, two from Thailand and three from Sabah, North Borneo), was previously recorded only from the Oriental Region. In addition, two common species of moth flies are newly recorded for Socotra Island: Tinearia acanthostyla (Tokunaga, 1957) and T. alternata (Say, 1824).