Three new species of genus Apotropina Hendel from China (Diptera, Chloropidae)

Zootaxa. 2015 Apr 14;3947(1):122-30. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3947.1.8.


A review of the species of the genus Apotropina Hendel from China is provided. The following 3 species are described as new to science: A. bistriata sp. nov., A. longiprocessa sp. nov. and A. tristriata sp. nov. A key to all species of Apotropina from the Oriental Region is given.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animal Distribution
  • Animals
  • China
  • Diptera / anatomy & histology*
  • Diptera / classification*
  • Female
  • Male
  • Species Specificity