A new species of Nilobezzia Kieffer (Diptera, Ceratopogonidae) from the mangrove forest of Hainan Island, China

Zookeys. 2019 Dec 2;893:135-141. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.893.39032. eCollection 2019.

Abstract

A new species of Nilobezzia Kieffer, Nilobezzia bamenwana Li & Li, sp. nov., collected from Bamenwan mangrove forest of Hainan Island, China, is described and illustrated based on female adults. The genus was previously known to have a single species occurring on the island.

Keywords: China; Nilobezzia bamenwana; biting midges; predaceous midges.