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On two new species of simulium (Wilhelmia) from Xinjiang, China. (Diptera: Simuliidae)

  title={On two new species of simulium (Wilhelmia) from Xinjiang, China. (Diptera: Simuliidae)},
  author={M Maha and J An and Ge Yan},
imulium (Wilhelmia)wushiense sp.nov. This new species is related to S.(W.)paraequina Puri,1933 and S.(W.) veltistshevi Rubzov,1940,but distinguished by:(1) the arms of ventral plate about 45°extension,form globular and sclerotized band on each arm at distal end,(2) the lower half median sclerite with sclerotized rise ridge on both sides,(3)genital fork stem and each arm heavily sclerotized at distal end outside,formed big strong projection on each arm inside.Holotype,Paratypes 4 ,3♀♀,Maha Muti… 
A supplement to the checklist of Chinese blackflies (Diptera: Simuliidae)
This work provides a summary of all simuliid species described or reported from China over the past 10 years, including statements of the type localities, sexes and life stages described.