deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

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Asiloid Flies
deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Sample of Asiloid Flies

Mydidae specimen table

Mydidae specimens identified/re-identified and geo-referenced by Torsten Dikow.
# specimens = 6,886
# species = 422
# genera = 65
last update: 19 May 2017

You can also search the GBIF database for additional specimen occurrence data.

Displaying 5544 records.
subfamily tribe subtribe genus species author zoo region country stateProvince locality coordinates date collector elevation collection # females # males # unknown specimen typeStatus catalogNumber AAMRecordID
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Namadytes sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Prieska, banks of Gariep 29°39'37''S 022°44'54''E 2015-03-20 Londt, J., Londt, A. 920 m NMSA 1 1 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-74472 AAM-record-ID-018481
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Richtervsveld, Hellskloof Pass 28°17'48''S 016°59'07''E 1972-10-12 Brown, H., Koster, E., Prinsloo, A. SANC 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-005956 AAM-record-ID-018397
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Haplomydas crassipes Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical Mozambique Manica Zambéze amont de Tambara (= Nhacolo) Njanassé, Lac Msica 16°38'21''S 034°07'28''E 1929-00-00 Lesne, P. MNHN 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-001199 AAM-record-ID-006794
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Kunene Kaokoland, Ondorusu Falls 17°24'01''S 013°54'59''E 1973-08-23–1973-08-26 NMNW 0 1 0 Nontype NMNW-H13836 AAM-record-ID-018110
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas dispar (Loew, 1852) Afrotropical Mozambique Zambezia near Sone 16°46'17''S 037°45'16''E 1928-05-24 Lesne, P. MNHN 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-003271 AAM-record-ID-007029
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Riet Rivier mouth, near Port Alfred 33°34'46''S 026°56'14''E 1973-12-28 Gess, F. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009270 AAM-record-ID-018299
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera macrocera Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Touws River (between Montagu and Ladismith) 33°39'07''S 021°00'53''E 1937-10-00 SAMC 0 1 0 Holotype SAMC-H1M-Cephalocera-macrocera-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006729
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas astrictus Dikow, 2010 Afrotropical Kenya Rift Valley Chyulu Hills 02°36'00''S 037°51'00''E 2006-07-01–2006-07-08 Copeland, R. USNM 0 1 0 Paratype USNMENT00779897 AAM-record-ID-007003
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Erongo Namib-Naukluft Park, Kuiseb River near Gobabeb 23°34'00''S 015°03'00''E 1983-02-18–1983-03-20 National Collection Kuiseb Survey SANC 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-005890 AAM-record-ID-018201
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas capensis Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Rondebosch 33°58'00''S 018°28'00''E 1889-00-00 SAMC 0 1 0 Holotype SAMC-H1M-Afroleptomydas-capensis-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006472
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas turneri Bequaert, 1963 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Ceres 33°22'09''S 019°18'42''E 1920-11-00 Turner, R. ISNB 0 1 0 Paratype AAM-002843 AAM-record-ID-018025
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Fish River Valley, near Peddie 33°14'08''S 026°57'30''E 1967-11-00 Stuckenberg, B. SAMC 1 0 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012484 AAM-record-ID-006597
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Haplomydas crassipes Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical Namibia Omaheke Witvlei 22°24'35''S 018°29'30''E 1970-03-01 Ross, E. CAS 1 0 0 Nontype CASENT8380007 AAM-record-ID-018048
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas sp. Palaearctic Israel Hazeva 30°46'05''N 035°16'41''E 1974-07-05 Freidberg, A. TAU 0 1 0 Holotype AAM-002939 AAM-record-ID-007108
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas inhacae Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Kosi Bay Nature Reserve 26°57'17''S 032°49'27''E 2010-12-11–2010-12-16 Londt, J. 82 m NMSA 1 0 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-57863 AAM-record-ID-017838
Syllegomydinae Mydaselpidini Mydaselpis ngurumani Dikow, 2010 Afrotropical Kenya Rift Valley Nguruman, near Sampu River and base of Nguruman Escarpment 01°54'02''S 036°03'01''E 2011-06-05–2011-06-19 Copeland, R. 723 m NMKE 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000574 AAM-record-ID-019922
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Namaqualand, Sors Sors, 9 km NE Kamieskroon 30°09'11''S 018°00'37''E 1992-09-12 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009029 AAM-record-ID-018594
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape between Nieuwoudtville and top of Vanrhyns Pass 31°22'17''S 019°02'30''E 1990-09-29–1990-09-30 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009095 AAM-record-ID-018678
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical Namibia Karas Klinghardt Mountains at 27°20'04''S 015°48'00''E 27°20'04''S 015°48'00''E 1998-08-27–1998-09-03 Kirk-Spriggs, A., Marais, E. NMNW 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-000880 AAM-record-ID-006937
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. (Steyskal, 1956) Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Richtersveld National Park, Koeroegabvlakte 28°11'00''S 017°03'00''E 1995-09-17–1995-09-24 Gess, F., Gess, S., Gess, R. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009219 AAM-record-ID-018507
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Haplomydas crassipes Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical Zimbabwe Matebeland South Beit Bridge 22°12'51''S 029°59'29''E 1932-04-00 Ogilvie, L. BMNH 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000649 AAM-record-ID-006808
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas elachys Dikow, 2010 Afrotropical Zimbabwe Mashonaland East Kotwa, Broken Causeway 17°03'00''S 032°46'00''E 1986-09-08 Lillig, M., Potel, S. ZSMC 0 1 0 Paratype AAM-001112 AAM-record-ID-007041
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape 5 km W Clanwilliam road to Graafwater 32°09'54''S 018°50'33''E 1988-10-05–1988-10-06 Gess, D. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-008974 AAM-record-ID-018423
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Springbok, golf course 29°41'11''S 017°54'23''E 2012-09-17 Londt, J., Londt, A. NMSA 1 0 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-66562 AAM-record-ID-018338
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. (Clanwilliam) Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Clanwilliam, 10 km S 32°13'39''S 018°50'50''E 2004-10-05–2004-10-25 Irwin, M., Parker, F., Hauser, M. 140 m USNM 0 1 0 Nontype USNMENT00802785 AAM-record-ID-014843
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneuroides natalensis Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Mpenjati Nature Reserve 30°58'29''S 030°16'56''E 2011-01-22–2011-01-23 Londt, J., Londt, A. 7 m NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-57866 AAM-record-ID-017993
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Botterkloof Pass 31°48'50''S 019°15'50''E 2004-10-04 Hauser, M. 675 m Coll. Hauser 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009355 AAM-record-ID-018082
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneura paradoxa Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical South Africa Gauteng Pretoria North 25°40'00''S 028°10'00''E 0000-09-10 van Son, G. TMSA 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-000041 AAM-record-ID-006909
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Hardap Viljoenskroon 507 25°10'00''S 019°58'00''E 1998-11-19–1998-11-25 Olivier, G. NMNW 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-007315 AAM-record-ID-018120
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Willowmore 33°17'00''S 023°29'00''E 1903-12-10 Brauns, J. USNM 1 0 0 Nontype USNMENT00779867 AAM-record-ID-014034
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Nieuwoudtville 31°22'26''S 019°06'25''E 1972-10-18 Rozen, J., McGinley, R., Thompson, C. AMNH 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-003023 AAM-record-ID-018064
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Arenomydas caerulescens Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Droe River at R27, 8,5 km NE Vanrhynsdorp, S of dry river bed 31°33'50''S 018°48'59''E 2009-09-28 Dikow, T., Londt, J. 147 m USNM 0 2 0 Nontype USNMENT00914584 AAM-record-ID-006681
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas algiricus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Palaearctic Tunisia Tunis 36°49'00''N 010°09'00''E 0000-05-24 Miceli SMFD 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009490 AAM-record-ID-014850
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Arenomydas callosus (Wiedemann, 1828) Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Viljoens Pass 34°05'34''S 019°03'05''E 1930-12-07 Simmonds, H. BMNH 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-000695 AAM-record-ID-006684
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneuroides brunneus Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Mtunzini 28°57'00''S 031°45'00''E 1926-04-04 TMSA 1 0 0 Holotype Nomoneuroides brunneus var. fuscifrons Hesse, 1969 TMSA-Dip33 AAM-record-ID-006921
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Riet Rivier mouth, near Port Alfred 33°34'46''S 026°56'14''E 1984-01-11 Gess, S. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009296 AAM-record-ID-008829
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Otjozondjupa 30 km SW Gross Barmen 22°11'15''S 16°37'47''E 1983-04-22 Stuckenberg, B., Londt, J. NMSA 1 1 0 Nontype AAM-007566–AAM-007567 AAM-record-ID-008644
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas suffusipennis (Brunetti, 1929) Afrotropical Zimbabwe Bulawayo Bulawayo 20°09'00''S 028°35'00''E 1923-09-24 Stevenson, R. SAMC 1 1 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A007102 AAM-record-ID-006660
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Struisbaai 34°48'00''S 020°02'60''E 1971-01-30 Strydom, M. SANC 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-005960 AAM-record-ID-006600
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas rufithorax (Wiedemann, 1821) Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Cape Town 33°59'00''S 018°26'00''E 0000-00-00 Bridwell, J. USNM 0 1 0 Nontype USNMENT00832017 AAM-record-ID-008966
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas vittatus (Wiedemann, 1828) Palaearctic Egypt Qahirah Tura 29°55'00''N 031°16'00''E 1919-08-00 Schwabal DEIC 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-record-ID-007118
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape between Nieuwoudtville and top of Vanrhyns Pass 31°22'17''S 019°02'30''E 1990-09-29–1990-09-30 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009092 AAM-record-ID-008766
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Namadytes maculiventris (Hesse, 1969) Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Vioolsdrift 28°46'10''S 017°37'37''E 1935-03-00 SAM Museum Staff SAMC 0 1 0 Holotype SAM-DIP-A007147 AAM-record-ID-006837
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas suffusipennis (Brunetti, 1929) Afrotropical Botswana Central Serowe, Farmers Brigade 22°09'58''S 026°43'31''E 1985-09-13 Forchhammer, P. NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000830 AAM-record-ID-006646

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