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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

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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 suffusipennis (Brunetti, 1929) Afrotropical Botswana Central Serowe, Farmers Brigade 22°09'58''S 026°43'31''E 1985-09-30 Forchhammer, P. NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000832 AAM-record-ID-018346
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera longirostris (Wiedemann, 1830) Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Kamieskroon 30°12'00''S 017°56'00''E 1930-09-00 SAM Museum Staff SAMC 0 1 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A006935 AAM-record-ID-018222
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia südl. Windhoek (S of Windhoek) 22°40'35''S 017°03'58''E 0000-00-00 MZSP 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-006779 AAM-record-ID-007404
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas mauricei Bequaert, 1963 Afrotropical Botswana Central Gweta, 40,2 km W 20°17'00''S 024°54'00''E 1972-04-21–1972-04-22 BMNH Southern Africa Expedition BMNH 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-000620 AAM-record-ID-006525
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Karas Rooiberg 27°38'00''S 016°28'00''E 1997-09-22–1997-09-24 Kirk-Spriggs, A., Marais, E. NMNW 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-007369 AAM-record-ID-018125
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas astrictus Dikow, 2010 Afrotropical Kenya Eastern Nguruman near Sampu River 01°54'04''S 036°02'53''E 2007-08-04–2007-08-18 Copeland, R. 753 m USNM 0 1 0 Paratype USNMENT00779917 AAM-record-ID-014042
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Namadytes vansoni Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical Namibia Erongo 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 CSCA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-002998 AAM-record-ID-013794
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas fasciatus (Wiedemann, 1828) Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Cape of Good Hope 33°48'03''S 019°00'36''E 0000-00-00 Eckbon NHMW 1 0 0 Syntype NMSA-Afroleptomydas-fasciatus-Syntype AAM-record-ID-017861
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas heothinos Dikow, 2010 Afrotropical Kenya Eastern Athi River 02°38'31''S 038°21'59''E 1999-06-21–1999-06-26 Copeland, R. NMKE 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009383 AAM-record-ID-008950
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas lineatus (Olivier, 1811) Palaearctic Israel Ban Sab (= Mar Saba), 2 km N 31°42'23''N 035°19'45''E 1967-07-07 TAU 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-002934 AAM-record-ID-007079
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Erongo Omaruru/Usakos 21°41'00''S 015°59'00''E 2002-09-26 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009324 AAM-record-ID-008844
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Mahafalymydas tuckeri Kondratieff, Carr and Irwin, 2005 Afrotropical Madagascar Toliara Beza Mahafaly Reserve 23°39'23''S 044°37'45''E 2002-09-20–2002-10-11 Irwin, M., Parker, F., HarinHala, R. 165 m CAS 0 1 0 Paratype CASENT8078489 AAM-record-ID-019754
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-009041 AAM-record-ID-018628
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sorbens Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Constable 33°15'16''S 020°17'04''E 1962-12-00 SAM Museum Staff SAMC 0 1 0 Holotype SAMC-H1M-Afroleptomydas-sorbens-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006577
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Hispanomydas hispanicus (Arias, 1914) Palaearctic Spain Andalucía Punta Entinas-Sabinar Natural Area and Reserve 36°41'17''N 002°43'15''W 2011-07-10 Rodriguez, F. USNM 3 1 0 Nontype USNMENT00914595 AAM-record-ID-007492
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-009099 AAM-record-ID-018541
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-002858 AAM-record-ID-018457
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Namaqualand, Voelklip 29°45'00''S 017°22'00''E 1997-09-28 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009170 AAM-record-ID-018373
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 Halterorchini Mimadelphus vellosus Hesse, 1972 Afrotropical Namibia Südwest-Afrika (= Namibia) 23°00'00''S 017°00'00''E 1953-01-00–1953-03-00 Walter, H. SMNS 0 1 0 Holotype SMNS-H1M-Mimadelphus-vellosus-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006820
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas suffusipennis (Brunetti, 1929) Afrotropical Botswana Central Serowe, Farmers Brigade 22°09'58''S 026°43'31''E 1984-09-15 Forchhammer, P. NMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000825 AAM-record-ID-006637
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas elachys Dikow, 2010 Afrotropical Zimbabwe Mashonaland West Rukommetje Research Station 16°06'00''S 029°15'00''E 1988-08-00 Weyrich, J. ZSMC 0 1 0 Paratype AAM-001119 AAM-record-ID-018170
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas stevensoni (Bequaert, 1938) Afrotropical Zimbabwe Bulawayo Bulawayo 20°09'00''S 028°35'00''E 1930-10-29 NMBZ 0 1 0 Holotype NMBZ-Afroleptomydas-stevensoni-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006632
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Arenomydas lightfooti Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Bushmanland, Jackals Water 29°49'00''S 022°33'00''E 1911-10-00 Lightfoot, R. SAMC 0 1 0 Paratype SAMC-P1M-Arenomydas-lightfooti-Paratype AAM-record-ID-018263
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, Nossob Camp 25°25'15''S 020°35'49''E 2012-04-12–2012-04-13 Londt, J., Londt, A. 945 m NMSA 1 0 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-66608 AAM-record-ID-017814
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas vittatus (Wiedemann, 1828) Palaearctic Egypt Qalyubiyah Barrage (= Al Qanatir al Khayriyah) 30°11'37''N 031°07'56''E 1922-09-03 Efflatoun, C. Cairo 1 1 0 Holotype and Paratype Syllegomydas efflatouni Bezzi, 1924 -Syllegomydas-vittatus-Holotype and Paratype Syllegomydas efflatouni Bezzi, 1924 AAM-record-ID-007119
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 algiricus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Palaearctic Tunisia Bizerte Remel, 3 km S Bizerte 37°16'00''N 009°53'00''E 2000-06-12–2000-06-17 Hauser, M. Coll. Hauser 2 0 0 Nontype AAM-000810–AAM-000811 AAM-record-ID-006976
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas mauricei Bequaert, 1963 Afrotropical Botswana Ngamiland N'dobe, Aha Hills 19°46'45''S 021°03'51''E 1965-04-20 Hardy, A. CSCA 0 0 1 Nontype AAM-009915 AAM-record-ID-006523
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Haplomydas crassipes Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical Botswana Central Serowe, Farmers Brigade 22°09'58''S 026°43'31''E 1987-04-00 Forchhammer, P. USNM 0 1 0 Nontype USNMENT00832025 AAM-record-ID-006790
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Hispanomydas hispanicus (Arias, 1914) Palaearctic Spain Andalusia Cabo de Gata 36°49'11''N 002°44'40''W 2012-07-17 Almeida, J. USNM 1 0 0 Nontype USNMENT00832921 AAM-record-ID-009923
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 Halterorchini Namibimydas prinsi Hesse, 1974 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Paternoster 32°48'25''S 017°53'01''E 1973-02-13 Prins, A. SAMC 1 0 0 Paratype SAM-DIP-A007163 AAM-record-ID-021783
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Hardap Namib-Naukluft Park, Namib Desert Research Station Kuiseb River 23°33'45''S 015°02'38''E 1997-02-26–1997-03-05 Kapofi, I., Irwin, M. 420 m INHS 0 1 0 Nontype INHS-503363 AAM-record-ID-008877
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas vansoni Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical Botswana Ngamiland Maun 19°59'39''S 023°25'06''E 1930-05-18–1930-06-07 Vernay-Lang Kalahari Expedition TMSA 0 1 0 Paratype TMSA-Dip43 AAM-record-ID-019811
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-009076 AAM-record-ID-018660
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneura caffra Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Algoa Bay 33°41'34''S 025°56'39''E 1908-01-25 Brauns, J. TMSA 0 1 0 Paratype TMSA-Dip30 AAM-record-ID-006886
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Namaqualand, Sors Sors, 9 km NE Kamieskroon 30°09'11''S 018°00'37''E 1992-09-17 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-005935 AAM-record-ID-018573
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Anenous 29°14'30''S 017°34'45''E 1988-10-11–1988-12-03 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009254 AAM-record-ID-018489
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas vittatus (Wiedemann, 1828) Afrotropical Ethiopia Abyssinia 13°29'00''N 036°15'00''E 0000-00-00 Rüppell SMFD 0 1 0 Holotype SMFD-H1M-Syllegomydas-vittatus-Holotype AAM-record-ID-007128
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas milnertonensis Bequaert, 1963 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Milnerton 33°52'00''S 018°29'00''E 1926-01-00 Junod, H. BMNH 0 1 0 Paratype BMNH-P1M-Afroleptomydas-milnertonensis-Paratype AAM-record-ID-018405
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Biedouw Valley 32°08'00''S 019°14'00''E 1987-09-05–1987-09-07 Eardley, C. SANC 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-005949 AAM-record-ID-006751
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Haplomydas crassipes Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical Namibia Otjozondjupa Gross Barmen Resort 22°06'42''S 016°44'48''E 1992-03-19 O'Brian, C., O'Brian, L., Marshall, G. CSCA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009904 AAM-record-ID-015019
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas inhacae Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Sihadla River Causeway 27°05'00''S 032°47'00''E 1982-12-10 Hulley, P. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000035 AAM-record-ID-006496

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