New records of the subfamily Stratiomyinae (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) from Pakistan

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Muhammad Asghar Hassan
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2590-5781
Imran Bodlah
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5977-0438
Zafar Iqbal
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-3635-0016
Rubina Jabeen
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2555-9647

Abstract

Based on collected specimens from the Narowal, Rawalpindi and Jhelum districts of (Punjab Province) Pakistan, three species were recognised in two genera, under the subfamily Stratiomyinae (Diptera: Stratiomyidae).  Odontomyia ochropa Thomson, 1869, Oplodontha minuta (Fabricius, 1794) and Oplodontha rubrithorax (Macquart, 1838) are recorded for the first time from Pakistan.  Photographs, diagnostic characters, descriptions, geographical distributions and identification keys of the described species are provided.

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Hassan, M.A., Bodlah, I., Iqbal, Z. and Jabeen, R. 2017. New records of the subfamily Stratiomyinae (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) from Pakistan. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 9, 10 (Oct. 2017), 10831–10834. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.3562.9.10.10831-10834.
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Muhammad Asghar Hassan, Department of Entomology, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agricultural University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Department of Entomology, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agricultural University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Imran Bodlah, Department of Entomology, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agricultural University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Assistant Professor

Zafar Iqbal, Department of Entomology, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agricultural University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

PhD

Rubina Jabeen, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan

M. Sc

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