Annotated Catalogue of the Dilaridae (Insecta: Neuroptera) of the World Academic Article uri icon


  • The neuropteran family Dilaridae is catalogued. Data on the status, primary type, type locality and original place of publication are given for 67 valid species and 14 synonymous species-group names. Status, type species, etymology and gender information are given for four valid genera and seven synonymous genus-group names. Nepalis reported as a previously unrecognized synonym of Dilar. Dilar grandis and Dilar marmoratus are new combinations from Rexavius Berothella bannana is removed from the Dilaridae and transferred to the family Berothidae as Berotha bannana, comb. n.

published proceedings

  • Tijdschrift voor Entomologie

altmetric score

  • 3

author list (cited authors)

  • Oswald, J. D.

citation count

  • 15

complete list of authors

  • Oswald, John D

publication date

  • January 1998