An updated hoverfly checklist (Diptera: Syrphidae) of the Mascarene island of Réunion, France

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Title: An updated hoverfly checklist (Diptera: Syrphidae) of the Mascarene island of Réunion, France
Authors: Marcos-García, M. Ángeles | Ricarte, Antonio | Estela i Ribera, Neus
Research Group/s: Biodiversidad y Biotecnología aplicadas a la Biología de la Conservación
Center, Department or Service: Universidad de Alicante. Departamento de Ciencias Ambientales y Recursos Naturales | Universidad de Alicante. Centro Iberoamericano de la Biodiversidad
Keywords: Syrphid fauna | First records | Afrotropical region | Mascarene Islands
Knowledge Area: Zoología
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: Gazi Entomological Research Society (GERS)
Citation: Journal of the Entomological Research Society. 2013, 15(2): 59-68
Abstract: A commented and updated checklist of the hoverflies from the Mascarene island of Réunion, France, is presented. A total of 22 species are listed. New data on eight species are provided, two of them new to Réunion: Syritta austeni Bezzi, 1915 and Eristalinus madagascariensis (Hervé-Bazin, 1914). Réunion has 14 species shared with Madagascar and 10 with Mauritius. The present study contributes to better understand the biodiversity of this part of the world.
Sponsor: Neus Estela’s stay on Réunion was thanks to the ERASMUS scholarship program (University of Alicante) and was funded by the Spanish ‘Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia’.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10045/34155
ISSN: 1302-0250
Language: eng
Type: info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Peer Review: si
Publisher version: http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php?journal=JERS&page=article&op=view&path[]=512
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