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Hilara Newly Recorded from Shaanxi with Seven New Species (Diptera: Empididae)
- Xiao, Wenmin, Yang, Ding
- Transactions of the American Entomological Society 2016 v.142 no.2 pp. 131-153
- Empididae, new species, taxonomic keys, China
- The genus Hilara Meigen is reported from Shaanxi for the first time with 9 species. The following seven species are described as new to science: Hilara biprocera sp. nov., H. digitata sp. nov., H. lata sp. nov., H. ningshana sp. nov., H. qinlingensis sp. nov., H. spinata sp. nov., and H. zhouzhiensis sp. nov. Two species are newly recorded from this province: H. flata Liu, Li et Yang and H. digitiformis Liu, Li et Yang. A key to the species of the genus Hilara from Shaanxi is presented.