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Taxonomy of the genus Acymatopus Takagi (Diptera: Dolichopodidae)


Kazuhiro Masunaga, Lake Biwa Museum, Oroshimo 1091, Kusatsu, Shiga, 525-0001 Japan. Email:


Two new species of the genus Acymatopus from Japan and China are described. This is the first record of Acymatopus outside Japan. A key to all six valid species of the genus is given, and their distributions are mapped and discussed.