Oedenops isis 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: 412

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Oedenops isis Becker, 1903
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Oedenops isis Becker, 1903 

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Oedenops isis Becker, 1903: 178  : Cogan 1968: 355–356 [revision]; Mathis & Zatwarnicki 2002: 54–57 [revision].

Oedenops nudus  of authors, not Becker [misidentification]: Cresson 1929: 183–184 [discussion, synonymy of O. isis Becker  with O. nudus (Coquillett)  ].

Oedenops aurantiacus Giordani Soika 1956b: 123  : Cogan 1968: 355 [revision]; Mathis & Zatwarnicki 2002: 54 [synonymy].

Oedenops flavitarsis  Miyagi 1977: 46: Mathis & Zatwarnicki 2002: 54 [synonymy].

Specimens examined. 1 ♀, Abha, 4. vii. 1983, sweeping, A.S. Talhouk (Basel Museum).

Distribution. This is first record from Saudi Arabia and Arabian Peninsula. It was described from Egypt (Island Philae on the river Nile) and further recorded from the Afrotropical Region: Cameroon, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Namibia and Sudan; Australasian/Oceanian: Australia (Queensland); Oriental Region: China, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Thailand, Taiwan and Vietnam; Palaearctic Region: Egypt, Israel and Japan. There are some specimens of O. isis  in NMWC collected from Nigeria and Yemen.

Remarks: The above specimen was identified by Dr John Deeming for the Basel Museum (J.C. Deeming; pers. comm.).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae

Genus

Oedenops

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Oedenops isis Becker, 1903

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

Oedenops isis

Mathis, W. N. & Zatwarnicki, T. 2002: 54
Cogan, B. H. 1968: 355
Becker, T. 1903: 178
Loc

Oedenops nudus

Cresson, E. T. 1929: 183
Loc

Oedenops aurantiacus

Mathis, W. N. & Zatwarnicki, T. 2002: 54
Cogan, B. H. 1968: 355
Giordani Soika, A. G. 1956: 123
Loc

Oedenops flavitarsis

Mathis, W. N. & Zatwarnicki, T. 2002: 54
Miyagi, I. 1977: 46