deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

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Asiloid Flies
deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Sample of Asiloid Flies

Mydidae species catalog

Species catalog of 478 valid Mydidae species (563 names including 6 subspecies, 57 synonyms, 6 homonyms, 3 nomina nuda, and 11 unavailable names). Last updated 2017-05-19.

Displaying 30 records.
Cephalocera albida Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Mossel Bay
type depository: not type designated
original combination: Cephalocera albida
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera brachycera Bezzi, 1924 valid
type locality: South Africa: Northern Cape: O'Okiep
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera brachycera
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera brachyptera Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Citrusdal District
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera brachyptera
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera brunnipes Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Northern Cape: Okiep
type depository: SAMC-H1F*
original combination: Cephalocera brunnipes
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera caffrariensis Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Grahamstown, 19 km NW
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera caffrariensis
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera catulus Gerstaecker, 1868 valid
type locality: South Africa: : 'Africa australis' (= South Africa)
type depository: ZMHB-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera catulus
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera decepta Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Matjiesfontein, 11 km SW
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera decepta
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera devia Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Stellenbosch
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera devia
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera disparilis Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Bosluis Pass (= Bosluiskloof Pass)
type depository: SAMC-H1F*
original combination: Cephalocera disparilis
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera dysmachoides Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Clanwilliam
type depository: NMSA-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera dysmachoides
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera euryptera Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Tulbagh
type depository: SAMC-H1F*
original combination: Cephalocera euryptera
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera fascipennis Hesse, 1969 unavailable
subspecies: var. luteipes
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Clanwilliam
type depository: NMSA-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera fascipennis var. luteipes
senior synonym: (sensu: : )
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera fascipennis Macquart, 1838 valid
type locality: South Africa: : 'Du Cap' (= Cape of Good Hope)
type depository: MNHN-H1F*
original combination: Cephalocera fascipennis
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera flavilineata Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Willowmore
type depository: NMSA-H1F*
original combination: Cephalocera flavilineata
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera imitata Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Worcester
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera imitata
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera longirostris (Wiedemann, 1830) valid
type locality: South Africa: : 'Vom Kap' (= Cape of Good Hope)
type depository: ZMHB-S1M*-S1F*
original combination: Midas longirostris
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera macrocera Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Touws River (between Montagu and Ladismith)
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera macrocera
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera meridionalis Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Knysna
type depository: SAMC-H1?*
original combination: Cephalocera meridionalis
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera micheneri Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Robertson
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera micheneri
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Cephalocera mimica Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Touws River
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Cephalocera mimica
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:

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