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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 560 records.
Leptogaster cylindrica tesquorum Lehr, 1961 valid
type locality: Kazakhstan: Tselinnyy
type depository: H1M*
original combination: Leptogaster cylindrica tesquorum
distribution: Palaearctic: Palaearctic: Russia, Mongolia
distribution note:
Leptogaster dasyphlebia Martin, 1964 valid
type locality: Madagascar: Lokobe (Antsiranana)
type depository: MNHN-H1F*
original combination: Leptogaster dasyphlebia
distribution: Afrotropical: Afrotropical: Madagascar
distribution note:
Euscelidia datis (Walker, 1849) valid
type locality: Sierra Leone: 'Sierra Leone'
type depository: BMNH-L1?
original combination: Leptogaster datis
distribution: Afrotropical: Afrotropical: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone
distribution note:
Leptogaster decellei Oldroyd, 1968 valid
type locality: Ivory Coast: Bingerville
type depository: MRAC
original combination: Leptogaster decellei
distribution: Afrotropical: Afrotropical: Côte d'Ivoire
distribution note:
Ammophilomima destillatoria (Hermann, 1917) valid
type locality: Papua New Guinea: 'New Guinea'
type depository: ZSMC-H1F*
original combination: Lagynogaster destillatoria
distribution: Australasian/Oceanian: Australasian/Oceanian: Indonesia
distribution note: Indonesia (Irian Yaja, Moluccan Islands)
Beameromyia dicrana Scarbrough, 1997 valid
type locality: Dominican Republic: Cabo Rojo (35 km N)
type depository: USNM
original combination: Beameromyia dicrana
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Dominican Republic
distribution note:
Leptogaster diluta Martin, 1964 valid
type locality: Madagascar: Mahatazana (Mahajanga)
type depository: NHMB-H1F*
original combination: Leptogaster diluta
distribution: Afrotropical: Afrotropical: Madagascar
distribution note:
Ammophilomima dimidiata (Hsia, 1949) valid
type locality: China: Tienmushan (Zhejiang)
type depository: IZCAS
original combination: Lagynogaster dimidiata
distribution: Oriental: Oriental: China
distribution note:
Euscelidia discors Speiser, 1913 valid
type locality: Cameroun: Douala
type depository: (? type lost)
original combination: Euscelidia discors
distribution: Afrotropical: Afrotropical: Cameroon
distribution note:
Beameromyia disfascia Martin, 1957 valid
type locality: USA: Pemberton (New Jersey)
type depository: USNM-H1M*
original combination: Beameromyia disfascia
distribution: Nearctic: Nearctic: USA
distribution note:
Leptogaster dissimilis Ricardo, 1912 valid
type locality: Australia: Stannary Hills (Queensland)
type depository: BMNH-H1F*
original combination: Leptogaster dissimilis
distribution: Australasian/Oceanian: Australasian/Oceanian: Australia
distribution note: Australia (Queensland)
Leptogaster distincta Schiner, 1867 valid
type locality: Brazil: 'Brasilien'
type depository: NHMW-S2M*-S2F*
original combination: Leptogaster distincta
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Brazil
distribution note:
Leptogaster distinctus Schiner, 1866 nomen nudum
type locality: :
type depository: no type designated
original combination: Leptogaster distinctus
senior synonym: Leptogaster distinctus Schiner, 1867 (sensu: Schiner 1867: 357)
distribution: :
distribution note:
Leptogaster doleschalli Oldroyd, 1975 valid
type locality: :
type depository: no type designated
original combination: Leptogaster doleschalli
distribution: Australasian/Oceanian: Australasian/Oceanian: Indonesia
distribution note: Indonesia (Moluccan Islands)
Euscelidia dorata Oldroyd, 1970 synonym
type locality: DR Congo: Garamba National Park
type depository: MRAC-H1M*
original combination: Euscelidia dorata
senior synonym: Euscelidia plebeja Janssens, 1957 (sensu: Dikow unpublished)
distribution: Afrotropical: Afrotropical: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, Ethiopia, Gambia, Zambia, Zimbabwe
distribution note:
Beameromyia dorsalis (Williston, 1901) homonym
type locality: Mexico: Omilteme (= Omiltemi) (Guerrero)
type depository: BMNH-S3F*-S1?
original combination: Leptogaster dorsalis
senior synonym: Beameromyia (no new name yet) (sensu: )
distribution: Neotropical: Neotropical: Mexico
distribution note:
Leptogaster dorsalis (Dahlbohm, 1851) synonym
type locality: Sweden: Gotland
type depository: MZLU
original combination: dorsalis
senior synonym: Leptogaster cylindrica DeGeer, 1776 (sensu: Hull 1962: 299)
distribution: Palaearctic: Palaearctic: Sweden
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:
Leptogaster dorsopicta Hsia, 1949 valid
type locality: Japan: 'Japan'
type depository: IZCAS
original combination: Leptogaster dorsopicta
distribution: Palaearctic: Palaearctic: Japan
distribution note:
Lobus ealensis (Janssens, 1954) valid
type locality: DR Congo: Eala
type depository: MRAC-H1M*
original combination: Leptogaster ealensis
distribution: Afrotropical: Afrotropical: Democratic Republic of the Congo
distribution note:

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