Fars province in the south of Iran was surveyed for Asilidae (Insecta: Diptera) during 2006-2007. Twenty six species, belonging to 19 genera and 7 subfamilies: Apocleinae (5 species), Asilinae (7 species), Dasypogoninae (2 species), Laphriinae (2 species), Laphystiinae (1 species), Leptogastrinae (1 species) and Stenopogoninae (8 species), were recorded. Of these, 5 species are new to the fauna of Iran. Additionally 2 subfamilies, 10 genera, and 22 species were recorded for the first time from Fars province. Distributional data for each species are included.
SAGHAEI, NAZILA; OSTOVAN, HADI; SHOJAEI, MAHMOUD; and HAYAT, RÜSTEM
"Introduction to the Asilidae Fauna (Insecta: Diptera) of Fars Province, Iran,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 33:
2, Article 8.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol33/iss2/8