Osmylidae (Insecta : Neuroptera) from the oriental region Academic Article uri icon


  • Information is given on Osmylidae from Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and the Philippines. The regional fauna is dominated by Spilosmylinae, and keys are given to facilitate identification of species of Thaumatosmylus Kr├╝ger (5 species, 2 described as new) and Spilosmylus Kolbe (14 species, 3 described as new). A new species of Osmylus Latreille is described from Taiwan.

publication date

  • 1991