Revision of the Antlions of The Genus Creoleon Tillyard, 1918 from Egypt

Document Type : Original Article


1 Department of Entomology, Faculty of Science, Ain Shams University, Abbassia, Cairo, Egypt

2 Entomology Department, Faculty of Science, Ain Shams University, Abbasia, Cairo Egypt


The Egyptian fauna of the genus Creoleon is revised. Seven species are recognized. A key to the Egyptian species with illustrations of the genitalia of the available species is included. Also, lists of material examined and distribution are provided for each species. The status of Creoleon africanus (Rambur); a doubtful species is discussed