Diclasiopa galactoptera ( Becker, 1903 )

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: 420

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-FFA6-FFA2-FF65-FF3256D1EBE5

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scientific name

Diclasiopa galactoptera ( Becker, 1903 )
status

 

Diclasiopa galactoptera ( Becker, 1903) 

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Clasiopa galactoptera Becker, 1903: 161  .

Discocerina galactoptera: Becker 1926: 41  [generic combination].

Diclasiopa galactoptera: Steyskal and Bialy 1967: 30  [generic combination]; Dawah & Abdullah 2006: 391 [ Saudi Arabia].

Specimens examined. 6 ♂, 1 ♀, Asir, Maraba , 1–31. v. 2004, Malaise trap, H.A. Dawah & M.A. Abdullah ( NMWC)  .

Other Saudi Arabian records: Asir Region: Maraba: 60 km S of Abha ( Dawah & Abdullah 2006) 

Distribution. This species was previously recorded from Saudi Arabia by Dawah & Abdullah (2006). It was described from Egypt (“ Kairo, Luxor und Assuan ” (=Al-Qâhira, Luxor, Aswân )) and also recorded from the Palaearctic Region: Afghanistan and Morocco. There are some specimens of this species in NMWC collected from Niger (Aïr Massif).

Biology. Unknown. It was found in association with water (Dr. J.C. Deeming, pers. comm.).

NMWC

National Museum of Wales

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae

Genus

Diclasiopa

Loc

Diclasiopa galactoptera ( Becker, 1903 )

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

Clasiopa galactoptera

Becker, T. 1903: 161
Loc

Discocerina galactoptera:

Becker, T. 1926: 41
Loc

Diclasiopa galactoptera:

Dawah, H. A. & Abdullah, M. A. 2006: 391