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 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 undetermined sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape De Zeekoe Guest Farm 33°37'26''S 022°08'39''E 2015-12-07 Dikow, T. 294 m USNM 0 0 0 Nontype USNMENT00915 AAM-record-ID-019612
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-009047 AAM-record-ID-018634
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 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-009104 AAM-record-ID-018547
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Klein Alexandershoek 32°20'20''S 018°46'00''E 1988-10-06 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009001 AAM-record-ID-008754
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-002864 AAM-record-ID-018463
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Gifberg Pass, 23 km S Vanrhynsdorp 31°47'00''S 18°46'00''E 1991-11-02–1991-11-04 Londt, J. NMSA 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-008200 AAM-record-ID-008660
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Arenomydas bunochilus Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Letjiesbosch (= Letjiesbos) 32°34'00''S 022°16'00''E 1941-10-00 SAM Museum Staff SAMC 1 0 0 Paratype SAMC-A1F-Arenomydas-bunochilus-Paratype AAM-record-ID-006676
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Bakleikraal, Kamieskroon 30°14'26''S 018°04'33''E 1994-10-09–1994-10-11 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009161 AAM-record-ID-018379
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas suffusipennis (Brunetti, 1929) Afrotropical Zimbabwe Bulawayo Bulawayo 20°09'00''S 028°35'00''E 1913-09-14 Rhodesia Museum BMNH 1 0 0 Syntype BMNH-S1F-Afroleptomydas-suffusipennis-Syntype AAM-record-ID-006657
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Eremohaplomydas desertorum Bequaert, 1959 Afrotropical Namibia Kunene Kaokoveld, Orupembe, 21 km S 18°19'24''S 012°29'12''E 1970-05-01 Brown, H. SANC 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-003035 AAM-record-ID-006775
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 Syllegomydini Syllegomydas algiricus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Palaearctic Algeria Algerien 0000-00-00 de Bonnaire ZMHB 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-record-ID-006945
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas sp. Palaearctic Israel Nueima, (= Nu'eima), W 31°53'20''N 035°26'16''E 1967-07-09 Pener, M. TAU 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-006064 AAM-record-ID-007107
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Rietrivier mouth, near Port Alfred 33°34'46''S 026°56'14''E 1984-01-11 Gess, D. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009135 AAM-record-ID-018267
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical Namibia Oshikoto Etosha National Park, Gobaub 19°18'00''S 016°25'00''E 1988-04-11 Irish, J., Marais, E. NMNW 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-004199 AAM-record-ID-018157
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Clanwilliam, 12 km N 32°04'32''S 018°49'17''E 1981-10-03 Whitehead, V. SAMC 1 0 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012477 AAM-record-ID-006745
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Arenomydas partitus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Klip Vlei, Garies 30°25'00''S 017°54'00''E 1931-11-00 SAM Museum Staff MNHN 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-001198 AAM-record-ID-018212
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas dispar (Loew, 1852) Afrotropical Mozambique Sofala Beira 19°50'37''S 034°50'20''E 1932-06-00 Ogilvie, J. BMNH 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000713 AAM-record-ID-007031
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneura paradoxa Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical South Africa Gauteng Pretoria North 25°40'00''S 028°10'00''E 1971-10-27 Holm, E. SANC 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000058 AAM-record-ID-018239
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneuroides natalensis Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Mpenjati Nature Reserve 30°58'25''S 030°16'56''E 2012-02-13 Londt, J., Londt, A. 5 m NMSA 1 0 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-66622 AAM-record-ID-017820
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Notosyllegomydas brincki (Bequaert, 1959) Afrotropical Namibia Kunene Omutati 18°18'45''S 013°03'42''E 1951-06-05 Swedish South Africa Expedition MZLU 1 0 0 Paratype MZLU-2135:2 AAM-record-ID-006940
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 0 1 0 Holotype and Paratype SAM-DIP-A007163 AAM-record-ID-006874
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas inhacae Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical Mozambique Inhambane Inhaca Island 26°01'00''S 032°58'00''E 1959-09-20–1959-09-25 van Son, G. NMSA 1 6 0 Holotype and Paratype NMSA-Afroleptomydas-inhacae-Holotype and Paratype AAM-record-ID-006493
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Eland's Bay 32°18'44''S 018°20'29''E 1978-10-08 Whitehead, V. SAMC 0 1 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012461 AAM-record-ID-006605
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Arenomydas partitus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Klip Vlei, Garies 30°25'00''S 017°54'00''E 1931-11-00 SAM Museum Staff MNHN 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-001197 AAM-record-ID-006696
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 Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Sekooi River bridge, 12 km N Clanwilliam 32°04'57''S 018°49'52''E 1981-10-28 Whitehead, V. SAMC 1 0 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012476 AAM-record-ID-006616
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 Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Elandsbay 32°19'01''S 018°20'03''E 2005-09-30 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-009177 AAM-record-ID-008787
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Syllegomydas algiricus (Gerstaecker, 1868) Palaearctic Tunisia Bizerte Cap Serrat, 60 km W Bizerte, beach 37°13'13''N 009°13'01''E 1994-06-26 Schmid-Egger, C. Coll. Hauser 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000818 AAM-record-ID-006971
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Nomoneura paradoxa Bezzi, 1924 Afrotropical South Africa Gauteng Pretoria North 25°40'00''S 028°10'00''E 1935-09-29 van Son, G. TMSA 0 1 0 Nontype AAM-000044 AAM-record-ID-006916
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape Clanwilliam Dam 32°11'30''S 018°53'42''E 1988-10-03–1988-10-07 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-008989 AAM-record-ID-018608
Syllegomydinae Cephalocerini Cephalocera sp. Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Groenekloof, 7.5 km SE of Leliefontein 30°21'07''S 018°06'59''E 1992-09-13 Gess, F., Gess, S. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009245 AAM-record-ID-008817
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Western Cape 11 km W of Clanwilliam on road to Graafwater 32°09'57''S 018°47'18''E 1990-10-02–1990-10-08 Gess, F., Gess, K. AMGS 1 0 0 Nontype AAM-009203 AAM-record-ID-018521
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas anomalus Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Willowmore 33°17'00''S 023°29'00''E 1920-12-20 Brauns, J. NMSA 0 1 0 Holotype NMSA-Afroleptomydas-anomalus-Holotype AAM-record-ID-006454
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. Afrotropical South Africa Free State Free State Botanical Gardens 29°03'06''S 026°12'48''E 1993-01-09 Miller, R. NMSA 1 0 0 Nontype NMSA-DIP-57852 AAM-record-ID-008628
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 USNMENT00779924 AAM-record-ID-014049
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas omeri (Stuckenberg, 1955) Afrotropical South Africa Eastern Cape Langekloof near Haarlem 30°57'58''S 026°37'28''E 1953-09-00 Graham, P. BMNH 0 1 0 Paratype BMNH-P1M-Afroleptomydas-omeri-Paratype AAM-record-ID-006542
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-007563 AAM-record-ID-018352
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Afroleptomydas sp. (Putsonderwater) Afrotropical South Africa Northern Cape Putsonderwater (old railway station) 29°13'59''S 021°52'18''E 2009-10-04 Dikow, T., Londt, J. 1036 m USNM 1 0 0 Nontype USNMENT00832152 AAM-record-ID-006630
Syllegomydinae Syllegomydini Namadytes vansoni Hesse, 1969 Afrotropical Namibia Kunene Duineveld No. 529, SW Khorixas 20°47'00''S 014°38'00''E 1978-05-14 Whitehead, V. SAMC 1 0 0 Nontype SAM-DIP-A012468 AAM-record-ID-013800
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-002992 AAM-record-ID-006703

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