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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4508.4.3

Four new Megaselia species (Diptera: Phoridae) from aanimal carcasses in Bangi, Malaysia

RAJA MUHAMMAD ZUHA, R. HENRY L. DISNEY

Abstract


Megaselia bangiensis Disney sp. nov., M. cumpapillarum Disney sp. nov., M. hyplongiseta Disney sp. nov. and M. selangorensis Disney sp. nov. were collected from rabbit carcasses placed in concealed environments in Bangi, Malaysia.

 


Keywords


Diptera, scuttle fly, Phoridae, Megaselia, forensic entomology, animal carcass

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