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 Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Erongo Ameib, 20 km N Usakos 21°47'13''S 015°37'35''E 1978-05-09 Whitehead, V. SAMC 1 0 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012446 AAM-record-ID-006583
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Haplomydas crassipes Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical Namibia Hardap Rehoboth, 9 km S 23°23'28''S 017°06'23''E 1990-03-16 Pulawski, W. CAS 0 1 0 Nontype CASENT8380010 AAM-record-ID-018046
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas vittatus (Wiedemann, 1828) Palaearctic Israel South Beer Sheba, 15 km S 31°06'06''N 034°49'37''E 1972-05-28 Pener, M. TAU 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-002935 AAM-record-ID-007133
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas inhacae Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Kosi Bay Nature Reserve, Ugundu lodge area 26°57'28''S 032°49'36''E 2011-10-08–2011-10-14 Londt, J. 20 m NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-66590 AAM-record-ID-017836
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-004058 AAM-record-ID-019920
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 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009012 AAM-record-ID-018592
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-009089 AAM-record-ID-018676
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-009222 AAM-record-ID-018505
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas microreticulatus Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Touws River, 29 km E, along railroad to Ladismith 33°27'15''S 020°15'20''E 1962-12-00 SAM Museum Staff SAMC 0 2 0 Paratype SAMC-P2M-Afroleptomydas-microreticulatus-Paratype AAM-record-ID-018421
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Ezelsfontein, ca. 20 km W Springbok 29°41'59''S 017°42'42''E 2012-09-17 Londt, J., Londt, A. 510 m NMSA 1 1 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-66564 AAM-record-ID-018336
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 1 0 0 Nontype USNMENT00802783 AAM-record-ID-014844
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas suffusipennis (Brunetti, 1929) Afrotropical Botswana Central Serowe, Farmers Brigade 22°09'58''S 026°43'31''E 1986-09-00 Forchhammer, P. USNM 0 1 0 Nontype USNMENT00891897 AAM-record-ID-014367
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneuroides natalensis Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Umzumbe 30°37'45''S 030°32'34''E 1997-02-21–1997-02-22 Miller, R., Brothers, D. NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-57856 AAM-record-ID-017990
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Hardap Namib-Naukluft Park, Namib Desert Research Station Kuiseb River 23°33'45''S 015°02'38''E 1997-03-05–1997-03-14 Kapofi, I., Irwin, M. 420 m Coll. Hauser 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009337 AAM-record-ID-018077
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Omasuti Etosha National Park, Dorsland 18°43'00''S 014°52'00''E 1987-05-04 Marais, E., Irish, J. NMNW 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-007312 AAM-record-ID-018132
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa North-West Wolmaransstad 27°13'01''S 025°58'22''E 1963-10-24 Moore, A. USNM 0 1 0 Nontype USNMENT00779857 AAM-record-ID-014032
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Arenomydas callosus (Wiedemann, 1828) Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Ysterfontein (= Yzerfontein), Atlantic coast 33°20'58''S 018°09'15''E 1964-10-20 Stuckenberg, B., Stuckenberg, B. NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-002993 AAM-record-ID-017959
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-009488 AAM-record-ID-014848
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Riet Rivier mouth, near Port Alfred 33°34'46''S 026°56'14''E 1978-02-19 Gess, F. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009274 AAM-record-ID-008827
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas algiricus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Palaearctic Tunisia Jendouba Tabarka, beach 36°57'07''N 008°46'00''E 1994-06-24 Brechtel Coll. Hauser 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000822 AAM-record-ID-006967
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Karoo Botanic Gardens, Worcester 33°36'09''S 019°27'05''E 1982-12-30–1983-01-06 Miller, R. NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-007561 AAM-record-ID-008642
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Grahamstown, 27 km NW 33°11'46''S 026°16'53''E 1966-11-21–1966-11-23 Rozen, J., Brothers, D. SAMC 0 1 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012491 AAM-record-ID-006740
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneura caffra Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Grahamstown, Strowan 33°17'48''S 026°29'34''E 1967-01-15 Jacot-Guillarmod, C. SAMC 0 1 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012490 AAM-record-ID-006892
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Groblershoop 28°53'00''S 021°59'00''E 1981-04-13–1981-04-17 Moolman, C. SANC 0 1 0 Nontype SANC-Afroleptomydas_sp-Groblershoop-1 AAM-record-ID-006617
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 1 0 0 Nontype USNMENT00832010 AAM-record-ID-008964
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Nababeep (Nababiep) 29°35'29''S 017°46'49''E 1992-09-06 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009039 AAM-record-ID-008764
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas maroccanus (Séguy, 1928) Palaearctic Morocco Forét Zaër 34°34'00''N 005°55'00''W 1960-06-16 Duisit, J. ISNB 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000119 AAM-record-ID-007086
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas arnoldi Bequaert, 1938 Afrotropical Zimbabwe Matebeland North Khami Ruins 20°09'30''S 028°22'36''E 1923-06-19 Stevenson, R. TMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000551 AAM-record-ID-006983
Syllegomydinae Mydaselpidini Mydaselpis peringueyi Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Hex River 33°29'00''S 019°35'00''E 1882-12-27 SAMC 0 1 0 Holotype SAMC-H1M-Mydaselpis-peringueyi-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006829
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas suffusipennis (Brunetti, 1929) Afrotropical Botswana Central Serowe, Farmers Brigade 22°09'58''S 026°43'31''E 1985-09-00 Forchhammer, P. NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000827 AAM-record-ID-006644
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Namadytes vansoni Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical Namibia Erongo Mariental, 52 km W 24°46'35''S 017°31'13''E 1983-03-27 Eardley, C. SANC 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-003059 AAM-record-ID-006850
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneuroides natalensis Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Amanzimtoti 30°03'00''S 030°53'00''E 1946-01-01 Bevis, A. DMSA 1 0 0 Nontype DMSA-DIP-1632 AAM-record-ID-021662
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneura caffra Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Hilton, Grahamstown 33°15'00''S 026°20'00''E 1984-01-10 Gess, R. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-002857 AAM-record-ID-006905
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-009063 AAM-record-ID-018650
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 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009125 AAM-record-ID-018563
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 0 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-74470 AAM-record-ID-018479
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Nababeep (Nababiep) 29°35'29''S 017°46'49''E 1992-09-06 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009004 AAM-record-ID-018395
Syllegomydinae Mydaselpidini Mydaselpis sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Namaqua (=Namaqualand) 29°57'00''S 018°20'00''E 1887-00-00 Nolte, C. SMFD 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009421 AAM-record-ID-014865
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas algiricus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Palaearctic Algeria (no locality data) 0000-00-00 MNHN 1 1 0 Holotype and Paratype Rhopalia vittata Macquart, 1849 AAM-record-ID-006946
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Robertson, 14 km NW at hwy R60 33°46'39''S 019°46'41''E 2000-12-11 Irwin, M., Schlinger, E., Parker, F. 270 m INHS 0 1 0 Nontype INHS-503374 AAM-record-ID-018072
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Riet Rivier mouth, near Port Alfred 33°34'46''S 026°56'14''E 1971-12-17 Gess, F. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009268 AAM-record-ID-018300
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera euryptera Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Tulbagh 33°17'00''S 019°09'00''E 1947-11-00 Theron, J. SAMC 1 0 0 Holotype SAMC-H1F-Cephalocera-euryptera-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006718
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Omasuti Etosha National Park, Otjovasandu 19°15'00''S 014°30'00''E 1987-05-07 Irish, J., Marais, E. NMNW 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-005329 AAM-record-ID-018159
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas boothi Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Pearly Beach 34°40'09''S 019°30'00''E 1958-12-00 SAM Museum Staff SAMC 0 1 0 Holotype SAMC-H1M-Afroleptomydas-boothi-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006463

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