deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

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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 13 records
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
SimpleMappr PURL – static distribution map: 2986
➜ SimpleMappr PURL – KML interactive Google Earth distribution map: 2986.kml
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
SimpleMappr PURL – static distribution map: 2368
➜ online key: phoenix16/Namadytes.html
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
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