Scatophila caviceps ( Stenhammar, 1844 )

Dawah, Hassan A., Ahmad, Syed K., Abdullah, Mohammed A. & Zatwarnicki, Tadeusz, 2019, An overview of the Ephydridae (Diptera) of Saudi Arabia, Zootaxa 4711 (3), pp. 401-445: 435

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4711.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:EF990EE4-6D69-41DE-A7ED-6C3B5141B106

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BE8C3F-FF97-FF93-FF65-FC825712EDA0

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scientific name

Scatophila caviceps ( Stenhammar, 1844 )
status

 

Scatophila caviceps ( Stenhammar, 1844) 

Ephydra caviceps Stenhammar, 1844: 270  .

Scatella caviceps: Loew 1860: 42  [generic combination].

Scatophila caviceps: Becker 1896: 241  [generic combination]; Zatwarnicki 1987: 279–280, 291 [figures of male genitalia].

Specimens examined. 2 ♂, 3 ♀, Asir, Abha, Hay Al-Nusub ( Abha Farm Centre), 1–25. v. 2013, Malaise trap, H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  ; 1 ♂, same but 3–24. vii. 2013; 1 ♂, same data but 12. xi. 2013 ( CERS)  ; 1 ♀, Najran, Al-Shurfa, Saleh Maqbol Farm , 13. iii. 2013, Malaise trap, H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  ; 1 ♂, Asir, Karatha, Al-Ethrebany Fruit Farm , 7–28. viii. 2013, Malaise trap, H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  ; 1 ♂, Asir, Abha, Madenate Al-Ameer Sultan , 25. ii.–25. v. 2002, Malaise trap. H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  .

Distribution. This is the first record from Saudi Arabia. This species was described from Sweden and further recorded from the Palaearctic Region: Afghanistan, Europe, Madeira, Morocco, and Russia (Far East).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae

Genus

Scatophila

Loc

Scatophila caviceps ( Stenhammar, 1844 )

Dawah, Hassan A., Ahmad, Syed K., Abdullah, Mohammed A. & Zatwarnicki, Tadeusz 2019
2019
Loc

Ephydra caviceps

Stenhammar, C. 1844: 270
Loc

Scatella caviceps:

Loew, H. 1860: 42
Loc

Scatophila caviceps:

Zatwarnicki, T. 1987: 279
Becker, T. 1896: 241