SIMULIIDAE

Adler, Peter H., 2018, Roger Ward Crosskey-The Life and Contributions of an Entomologist par Excellence (1930 - 2017), Zootaxa 4455 (1), pp. 35-67: 50-51

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SIMULIIDAE
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SIMULIIDAE 

New genera and subgenera

Afrosimulium gen. n. (Southern Africa)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 30. [Reclassified as subgenus of Simulium by Crosskey, 1988, in Kim & Merritt (eds.), Black Flies... ‘1987’: 444].

Dexomyia  subgen. n. of Simulium. (Saint Helena Island)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 49. [Reclassified as synonym of subgenus Nevermannia  by Crosskey in Crosskey & Howard, 1997, A new taxonomic and geographical inventory of world blackflies ( Diptera  : Simuliidae  ): 46, 84].

Freemanellum subgen. n. of Simulium. (Tropical and southern Africa)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 92.

Lewisellum subgen. n. of Simulium. (Tropical Africa)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 76.

Metacnephia gen. n. (Holarctic realm)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 26.

Phoretomyia subgen. n. of Simulium. (Tropical Africa)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 79.

Procnephia subgen. n. of Prosimulium  . (Southern and eastern Africa)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 21.

Xenosimulium subgen. n. of Simulium. (Malagasy subregion)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 86.

New species

Prosimulium rhodesianum  sp. n. (Zimbabwe)

1968, Journal of Natural History 2: 488.

Simulium ( Dexomyia  ) atlanticum sp. n. (Saint Helena Island)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 52.

Simulium ( Eusimulium  ) flexibranchium sp. n. (Greek Aegean islands)

2001, in Crosskey & Malicky, Studia Dipterologica 8 ( 1): 122.

Simulium ( Eusimulium  ) loveridgei sp. n. (Saint Helena Island)

1965, Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London (B) 34: 33. [Reassigned to subgenus Nevermannia  by Crosskey, 1988, in Kim & Merritt (eds.), Black Flies... ‘1987’: 459].

Simulium ( Eusimulium  ) politum sp. n. (Saint Helena Island)

[1977], Annales Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale (Série 8) (Sciences Zoologiques) 215 (1976): 38. [Reassigned to subgenus Nevermannia  by Crosskey, 1988, in Kim & Merritt (eds.), Black Flies... ‘1987’: 459]. Simulium ( Eusimulium  ) tenerificum sp. n. (Canary Islands) 1988, Journal of Natural History 22: 338. Simulium (Meilloniellum) yemenense Crosskey & Garms in Crosskey & Buttiker, sp. n. ( Yemen, Saudi Arabia) 1982, Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4: 433.

Simulium ( Nevermannia  ) arabicum Crosskey in Crosskey & Buttiker sp. n. ( Saudi Arabia and Tropical Africa) 1982, Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4: 425.

Simulium ( Nevermannia  ) paraloutetense sp. n. (Canary Islands) 

1988, Journal of Natural History 22: 330. [Reassigned to subgenus RubzOvia  by Crosskey in Crosskey & Howard, 1997, A new taxonomic and geographical inventory of world blackflies ( Diptera  : Simuliidae  ): 62, 92]. Simulium ( Obuchovia  ) ibericum Crosskey & Santos Gracia sp. n. ( Portugal, Spain)

1985, Aquatic Insects 7: 150.

Simulium (Phoretomyia) dukei Lewis, Disney & Crosskey sp. n. (Cameroun)

1969, Bulletin of Entomological Research 59 (1968): 229.

Simulium ( Wilhelmia  ) buettikeri Crosskey & Roberts sp. n. in Crosskey, Büttiker & Roberts (Oman)

1994, Fauna of Saudi Arabia 14: 139.

New names for junior homonyms

Simulium garmsi nom. n. (replacement name for Occidentale Freeman & de Meillon, preoccupied)

1969, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) (Entomology) Supplement 14: 124.

Simulium quasidecolletum nom. n. (replacement name for truncatum Rivosecchi & Cardinali, preoccupied) 1988, Crosskey in Kim & Merritt (eds.), Black Flies... ‘1987’: 462.

Simulium zinaidae nom. n. (replacement name for ussOvae Bodrova, preoccupied)

1997, Crosskey in Crosskey & Howard, A new taxonomic and geographical inventory of world blackflies ( Diptera  : Simuliidae  ): 62, 118.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Simuliidae