Urosimulium, Contini, 1963

Belqat, Boutaïna, Adler, Peter H., Cherairia, Mouna & Boudghane-Bendiouis, Chafika Chaoui, 2018, Inventory of the Black Flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) of North Africa, Zootaxa 4442 (2), pp. 201-220: 205

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4442.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6162E13B-C61B-4476-8507-4B79FDEED9CB

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B487FA-C240-5269-FF44-852DCCA0FBDC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Urosimulium
status

 

Genus UROSIMULIUM Contini, 1963 

Urosimulium faurei (Bernard, Grenier & Bailly-Choumara, 1972) 

Morocco: Rif, Middle Atlas: Belqat et al. (2011: 47–48): inventoried with faunistic and bibliographical details.

Algeria: Tlemcen Mountains: Gagneur & Clergue-Gazeau (1988: 276–283): first record for Algeria, biogeography, ecology, illustration of larval hypostoma. Western Algeria: Clergue-Gazeau et al. (1991: 54, 56): listed but locality unspecified. Chaoui Boudghane-Bendiouis et al. (2012: 306): listed. Seybouse Basin: Cherairia et al. (2014: 169–170): first record for northeastern Algeria, ecology at breeding sites, seasonal occurrence. Cherairia (2015: 92–98, 186): diagnosis, ecology at breeding sites, seasonal occurrence, distribution map, photographs of specimens. Chaoui Boudghane-Bendiouis (2016: 43–45): distribution.

Urosimulium juccii Contini, 1966  juncii: incorrect subsequent spelling

Algeria: Tlemcen Mountains: Gagneur & Clergue-Gazeau (1988: 276–281): biogeography, ecology, illustration of larval hypostoma, identity uncertain (as P. (P.) gr. aculeatum). 

Tunisia: Clergue-Gazeau & Boumaiza (1986: 604–605, 606, 608, 610, 612, 620–621, 634–635): dichotomous key, illustrations. Clergue-Gazeau et al. (1991: 54, 56): listed but locality unspecified. Adler & Crosskey (2018: 20): validity of identification questioned for Tunisia. Northwestern Tunisia: Boumaiza & Clergue-Gazeau (1986: 32–34, 35): first record for North Africa, abundance, distribution map, ecology at breeding site.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Simuliidae