Ochthera schembrii Rondani, 1847

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: 428

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

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scientific name

Ochthera schembrii Rondani, 1847
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Ochthera schembrii Rondani, 1847 

Ochthera schembrii Rondani, 1847: 29  : Clausen, 1977: 516–518 [revision]; Mathis et al. 2017: 727 [ United Arab Emirates]. Ochthera mantispa Loew, 1847: 372  : Clausen, 1977: 516–518 [revision]; 1979: 142 [synonymy].

Ochthera angustitarsis Becker, 1903: 181  : Clausen, 1979: 142 [synonymy].

Ochthera setigera Czerny, 1909: 271  : Clausen, 1979: 142 [synonymy].

Specimens examined. 1 ♀, Asir, Karatha, Al-Ethrebany Fruit Farm , 19. ii. 2014, Malaise trap, H.A. Dawah ( NMWC)  ; 1 ♂, 1 ♀, Asir, Al-Souda, Al-Muqtha Dam , 30. v. 2014, Sweeping, H.A. Dawah ( CERS)  .

Distribution. This is the first record from Saudi Arabia. This species was described from Malta (as “Melita”, by lectotype des. Clausen 1979: 141). It is widespread in the Palaearctic Region: Algeria, Azores, Bulgaria, Canary Islands, Egypt, Great Britain, Greece, Iran, Israel, Italy, Malta, Morocco, Spain, Turkey and Turkmenistan; Afrotropical Region: United Arab Emirates.

NMWC

National Museum of Wales

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae

Genus

Ochthera

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Ochthera schembrii Rondani, 1847

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

Ochthera schembrii

Mathis, W. N. & Zatwarnicki, T. & Stuke, J. H. & Deeming, J. C. 2017: 727
Clausen, P. J. 1977: 516
Clausen, P. J. 1977: 516
Rondani, C. 1847: 29
Loew, H. 1847: 372
Loc

Ochthera angustitarsis

Clausen, P. J. 1979: 142
Becker, T. 1903: 181
Loc

Ochthera setigera

Clausen, P. J. 1979: 142
Czerny, L. 1909: 271