deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Asiloid Flies
deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Sample of Asiloid Flies

Published open-access data resulting directly from cybertaxonomic revisions submitted to various repositories

Displaying 14 records
Castillo, S. and Dikow, T. 2017. Taxonomic revision of Plyomydas Wilcox and Papavero, 1971 with the description of two new species and its transfer to Mydinae (Insecta: Diptera: Mydidae). Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 61(2): 192–202
➜ article DOI: 10.1016/j.rbe.2017.03.002
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 860614
Zenodo DOI – natural-language descriptions (in SDD format): 10.5281/zenodo.154750
GBIF GUID – specimen occurrence data: 7f2de377-9f9f-4276-b0b8-5c792b499223
GBIF DOI – specimen occurrence data: 10.15468/tiymja
SimpleMappr PURL – static distribution map: 6102
➜ SimpleMappr PURL – KML interactive Google Earth distribution map: 6102
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.c.3650510
➜ online multi-access key at Lucidcentral Key Server: plyomydas
➜ online dichotomous key at Lucidcentral Key Server: plyomydas
Londt, J.G.H. and Dikow, T. 2016. A review of the genus Trichoura Londt, 1994 with the description of a new species from the Northern Cape Province of South Africa and a key to world Willistonininae (Diptera: Asilidae). African Invertebrates 57(2):119–135
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 860612
SimpleMappr PURL – static distribution map: 6129
➜ SimpleMappr PURL – KML interactive Google Earth distribution map: 6129
Dikow, T. 2015. Review of Anasillomos Londt, 1983 with the description of a new species (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae). Biodiversity Data Journal 3: e4652
➜ article DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.3.e4652
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 851000
Zenodo DOI – natural-language descriptions (in SDD format): 10.5281/zenodo.15790
GBIF GUID – specimen occurrence data: d61dc8a1-83f7-4905-8863-d19a5a89a0a4
GBIF DOI – specimen occurrence data: 10.15468/bd6wxn
SimpleMappr PURL – static distribution map: 2986
➜ SimpleMappr PURL – KML interactive Google Earth distribution map: 2986
➜ online multi-access key at Lucidcentral Key Server: anasillomos
➜ online dichotomous key at Lucidcentral Key Server: anasillomos
Dikow, T. and Agosti, D. 2015. Utilizing online resources for taxonomy: a cybercatalog of Afrotropical apiocerid flies (Insecta: Diptera: Apioceridae). Biodiversity Data Journal 3: e5707
➜ article DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.3.e5707
Dikow, T. and Leon, S. 2014. Review of the genus Namadytes Hesse, 1969 (Insecta: Diptera: Mydidae: Syllegomydinae). Biodiversity Data Journal 2: e1071
➜ article DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.2.e1071
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 835218
DRYAD DOI – natural-language descriptions (in SDD format): 10.5061/dryad.kh4ph
GBIF GUID – specimen occurrence data: 5e6acf4c-e913-45fd-8466-5c0b92c322dd
GBIF DOI – specimen occurrence data: 10.15468/aycaza
SimpleMappr PURL – static distribution map: 2368
➜ SimpleMappr PURL – KML interactive Google Earth distribution map: 2368
➜ online multi-access key at Lucidcentral Key Server: namadytes
➜ online dichotomous key at Lucidcentral Key Server: namadytes
Dikow, T. and Grimaldi, D. A. 2014. Robber flies in Cretaceous ambers (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae). American Museum Novitates 3799: 1-19.
➜ article DOI: 10.1206/3799.1
➜ article handle: 2246/6522
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 832153
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.1004890
Dikow, T. 2012. Review of Namibimydas Hesse, 1972 and Nothomydas Hesse, 1969 (Diptera: Mydidae: Syllegomydinae: Halterorchini) with the description of new species. African Invertebrates 53(1): 79-111.
➜ article DOI: 10.5733/afin.053.0105
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 799366
DRYAD DOI – natural-language descriptions (in SDD format): 10.5061/dryad.tt0tq
GBIF GUID – specimen occurrence data: e605458e-0106-414b-87d1-69669726db09
SimpleMappr PURL – static distribution map: 2446
➜ SimpleMappr PURL – KML interactive Google Earth distribution map: 2446
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.833920
Dikow, T. 2010. New species and new records of Mydidae from the Afrotropical and Oriental regions (Insecta, Diptera, Asiloidea). ZooKeys 64: 33-75.
➜ article DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.64.464
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 828203
DRYAD DOI – natural-language descriptions (in SDD format): 10.5061/dryad.c74nv
GBIF GUID – specimen occurrence data: 7eee6e2c-571c-41f4-8920-9a39d46ff142
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.838241
Dikow, T. 2010. Order Diptera, family Mydidae. pp. 608-615. In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod Fauna of the United Arab Emirates. Vol. 2. Dar Al Ummah, Abu Dhabi.
GBIF GUID – specimen occurrence data: d06ccbfc-f131-44d7-a1f1-f7cfae09b267
Lyons, K. and Dikow, T. 2010. Taxonomic revision of Ectyphus Gerstaecker, 1868 and Parectyphus Hesse, 1972 with a key to world Ectyphinae (Insecta: Diptera: Mydidae). ZooKeys 73: 25-59.
➜ article DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.73.840
Morphbank PURL – image collection: 828204
DRYAD DOI – natural-language descriptions (in SDD format): 10.5061/dryad.99n02
GBIF GUID – specimen occurrence data: 030340f4-caa1-4337-a18b-a8d52a3fddfc
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.838237
Dikow, T. 2009. Phylogeny of Asilidae inferred from morphological characters of imagines (Insecta: Diptera: Brachycera: Asiloidea). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 319: 1-175.
➜ article handle: 2246/5949
TreeBase PURL – data and trees: 1975
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.827280
Dikow, T. 2009. A phylogenetic hypothesis for Asilidae based on a total evidence analysis of morphological and DNA sequence data (Insecta: Diptera: Brachycera: Asiloidea). Organisms, Diversity and Evolution 9(3): 165-188.
➜ article DOI: 10.1016/j.ode.2009.02.004
TreeBase PURL – data and trees: 9957
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.837522
Dikow, T. and Bayless, K. M. 2009. Taxonomic revision of the genus Schildia Aldrich, 1923 (Diptera: Asilidae: Leptogastrinae) with the description of new extant and extinct species. Insect Systematics and Evolution 40: 253-289.
➜ article DOI: 10.1163/187631209X458358
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.835006
Dikow, T. 2007. Taxonomic revision of the genus Lasiocnemus (Loew, 1851) (Diptera: Asilidae: Leptogastrinae). African Entomology 15(1): 57-74.
➜ article DOI: 10.4001/1021-3589-15.1.57
Figshare DOI – illustration fileset: 10.6084/m9.figshare.835003