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 476 valid Mydidae species (561 names including 6 subspecies, 57 synonyms, 6 homonyms, 3 nomina nuda, and 11 unavailable names). Last updated 2016-02-04.

Displaying 11 records.
Ectyphus abdominalis Bezzi, 1924 valid
type locality: South Africa: Western Cape: Montagu
type depository: SAMC-H1F*
original combination: Ectyphus abdominalis
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus amboseli Lyons and Dikow, 2010 valid
type locality: Kenya: Rift Valley: Amboseli Lodge
type depository: CAS-H1M*
original combination: Ectyphus amboseli
distribution: Afrotropical: Kenya
distribution note:
Ectyphus armipes Bezzi, 1924 valid
type locality: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal: Stellabush (= Pigeon Valley Park)
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Ectyphus armipes
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus bitaeniatus Hesse, 1969 synonym
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Resolution
type depository: NMSA-H1F*
original combination: Ectyphus bitaeniatus
senior synonym: Ectyphus pinguis Gerstaecker, 1868 (sensu: Lyons and Dikow 2010: 41)
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus capillatus Hesse, 1969 valid
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Brakkloof
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Ectyphus capillatus
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus flavidorsalis Hesse, 1969 synonym
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Georgida
type depository: NMSA-H1F*
original combination: Ectyphus flavidorsalis
senior synonym: Ectyphus pinguis Gerstaecker, 1868 (sensu: Lyons and Dikow 2010: 41)
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus pinguis Hesse, 1969 unavailable
subspecies: var. ceramiiformis
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Willowmore
type depository: NMSA-H1M*
original combination: Ectyphus pinguis var. ceramiiformis
senior synonym: (sensu: : )
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus pinguis Hesse, 1969 unavailable
subspecies: var. karooensis
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Willowmore
type depository: NMSA-H1M*
original combination: Ectyphus pinguis var. karooensis
senior synonym: (sensu: : )
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus pinguis Hesse, 1969 unavailable
subspecies: var. litoralis
type locality: South Africa: Eastern Cape: Jeffrey's Bay
type depository: SAMC-H1M*
original combination: Ectyphus pinguis var. litoralis
senior synonym: (sensu: : )
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus pinguis Gerstaecker, 1868 valid
type locality: South Africa: : 'Africa australis' (= South Africa)
type depository: ZMHB-L1M*
original combination: Ectyphus pinguis
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note:
Ectyphus pretoriensis Bezzi, 1924 valid
type locality: South Africa: Gauteng: Pretoria
type depository: SAMC-L1M*
original combination: Ectyphus pretoriensis
distribution: Afrotropical: South Africa
distribution note: