Orasiopa (Reymontopa) mera ( Cresson, 1939 )

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: 421

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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scientific name

Orasiopa (Reymontopa) mera ( Cresson, 1939 )
status

 

Orasiopa (Reymontopa) mera ( Cresson, 1939) 

Discocerina mera Cresson, 1939: 6  .

Orasiopa mera: Zatwarnicki & Mathis 2001: 40  [generic combination]; Mathis et al. 2017: 696 [ United Arab Emirates].

Specimens examined. 1 ♂, Jazan, Farasan Island (Under the Al-Saged Bridge), 22. v. 2014, sweeping on seaweed, H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  .

Distribution. This is the first record from Saudi Arabia. This species was described from Thailand and further recorded from the Afrotropical Region: Aldabra, Seychelles, United Arab Emirates; Australasian/Oceanian Region: Australia (New South Wales, Queensland), Caroline Islands, Eniwetok Atoll, Fiji, Gilbert Islands, Guam, Hawaiian Islands, Marianas Islands, Marshall Islands, Papua New Guinea ( Papua New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago), Solomon Islands, Society Islands, Tahiti; Nearctic Region: Antilles, Bermuda, United States (Florida); Neotropical Region: Belize, Brazil, Costa Rica, Trinidad and Tobago; Oriental Region: Malaya, Ryukyu Islands, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam; Palaearctic Region: Japan.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae

Genus

Orasiopa

Loc

Orasiopa (Reymontopa) mera ( Cresson, 1939 )

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

Discocerina mera

Cresson, E. T. 1939: 6
Loc

Orasiopa mera:

Mathis, W. N. & Zatwarnicki, T. & Stuke, J. H. & Deeming, J. C. 2017: 696
Zatwarnicki, T. & Mathis, W. N. 2001: 40