Hydrellia

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: 415

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-FFBB-FFBF-FF65-FC31579DEDA7

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Hydrellia
status

 

Key to species of Hydrellia  from the Saudi Arabia

1. Mesonotum only slightly darker than pleural areas, greenish to tannish gray generally, lacking a contrasted, lateral, mesonotal stripe; anepisternum uniformly unicolorous................................................................. 2

- Mesonotum with broad medial portion mostly brown, contrasted distinctly with lateral mesonotal, grayish stripe from postpronotum through notopleuron; anepisternum golden tan dorsally, gradually becoming grayer ventrally................................................................................................... H. latipalpis Cresson, 1943 

2. Anterior fronto-orbital seta in front of anterior ocellus; lunula yellowish; antenna with four aristal rays; presutural dorsocentral seta lacking...................................................................... H. griseola ( Fallén, 1813) 

- Anterior fronto-orbital seta behind of anterior ocellus; lunula whitish; antenna with five aristal rays; presutural dorsocentral seta present............................................................................ H. maura Meigen, 1838 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae