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RECORDS OF THE STREPSIPTERA OF SRI LANKA IN THE COLLECTION OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF SEVEN NEW SPECIES (Notulae Strepsipterologicae-VI)

@inproceedings{Kifune1980RECORDSOT,
  title={RECORDS OF THE STREPSIPTERA OF SRI LANKA IN THE COLLECTION OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF SEVEN NEW SPECIES (Notulae Strepsipterologicae-VI)},
  author={Teiji Kifune and 木船 悌嗣 and Yoshihiro Hirashima and 平嶋 義宏},
  year={1980}
}
Based on the material kept at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D. C., seven new species of Strepsiptera, Mengenilla orientalis, Stichotrema ceylonense, S. ambiguum, S. krombeini, S. simile, S. minor and Tridactylophagus ceylonensis, are described from Sri Lanka. A species of Paraxenos is also recorded. All of these genera, i . e., Mengenilla, Stichotrema, Paraxenos and Tridactylophagus, are recorded from Sri Lanka for the first time. By the courtesy of Dr. Karl V. Krombein of the… 

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