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Asiloid Flies
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Sample of Asiloid Flies

Leptogastrinae species catalog

Species catalog of 476 valid Leptogastrinae species (560 names including 42 synonyms, 18 homonyms, 21 nomina nuda, and 3 unavailable names). Last updated on 12 September 2013.

Displaying 10 records.
Psilonyx annulatus (Say, 1823) valid
type locality: USA: 'Pennsylvania'
type depository: ANSP (type destroyed)
original combination: Leptogaster annulatus
distribution: Nearctic: Nearctic: USA
distribution note:
Psilonyx arawak Farr, 1963 valid
type locality: Jamaica: Ferry (St. Andrew)
type depository: USNM-H1M*
original combination: Psilonyx arawak
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Jamaica
distribution note:
Psilonyx dorsiniger Zhang and Yang, 2008 valid
type locality: China: Emeishan (Sichuan)
type depository: IZCAS-H1M*
original combination: Psilonyx dorsiniger
distribution: Palaearctic: Palaearctic: China
distribution note:
Psilonyx flavicoxa Zhang and Yang, 2008 valid
type locality: China: Jianfengling (Hainan)
type depository: CAU-H1M*
original combination: Psilonyx flavicoxa
distribution: Oriental: Oriental: China
distribution note:
Psilonyx histrio (Wiedemann, 1828) synonym
type locality: USA: 'Pensylvanien'
type depository: no type designated
original combination: Leptogaster histrio
senior synonym: Psilonyx annulatus Say, 1823 (sensu: Back 1909: 159)
distribution: Nearctic: Nearctic: USA
distribution note:
Psilonyx macropygialis (Williston, 1901) valid
type locality: Mexico: Teapa (Tabasco)
type depository: BMNH-S2M*-S1?
original combination: Leptogaster macropygialis
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Mexico
distribution note:
Psilonyx magnicauda (Curran, 1934) valid
type locality: British Guyana: Kartabo
type depository: AMNH-H1M*
original combination: Leptogaster magnicauda
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Guyana
distribution note:
Psilonyx tornowii (Bréthes, 1905) valid
type locality: Argentina: Tucuman (Tucuman)
type depository:
original combination: Leptogaster tornowii
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Argentina
distribution note:
Psilonyx venustus (Bromley, 1929) valid
type locality: Cuba: 'Cuba'
type depository: MCZ-H1M* (# 16164)
original combination: Leptogaster venustus
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Cuba
distribution note:
Psilonyx zephyrus Scarbrough and Page, 2005 valid
type locality: Dominican Republic: Upper Las Abejas
type depository: CMNH-H1M*
original combination: Psilonyx zephyrus
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Dominican Republic
distribution note: