Discocerinini

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: 419

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-FFA7-FFA3-FF65-FA13579DEF99

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scientific name

Discocerinini
status

 

Key to genera of Discocerinini  from the Saudi Arabia

1. Notopleuron bare of setulae............................................................................ 2.

- Notopleuron setulose in addition to 2 large setae............................................................ 3.

2. Postsutural supra-alar seta strong, distinct, longer than posterior notopleural seta. Face with dorsoclinate seta at lower lateral extremity............................................................. Diclasiopa galactoptera ( Becker, 1903) 

- Postsutural supra-alar seta very short or absent, if distinguishable distinctly shorter than posterior notopleural seta. Face without dorsoclinate seta at lower lateral extremity................................................ Hecamedoides Hendel 

3. Parafacial wide and bearing setulae.......................................... Discocerina obscurella ( Fallén, 1813) 

- Parafacial narrow and lacking setulae............................................. Orasiopa mera ( Cresson, 1939) 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae