Corythophora longipes Loew, 1862

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

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Corythophora longipes Loew, 1862
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Corythophora longipes Loew, 1862 

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Corythophora longipes Loew, 1862b: 13  : Cresson 1929: 181 [synonymy with Dryxo ornata (Macquart)  ]; Mathis & Zatwarnicki 2002: 13–16 [revision]. Dryxo longipes: Bezzi 1908: 187  [generic combination]. Karema loewella Cresson 1929: 182  : Cogan 1968: 357 [revision]; 1980: 661 [Afrotropical catalog]; Mathis & Zatwarnicki 2002: 13 [synonymy].

Specimens examined. 1 ♀, Najran, Valley Dam , 17. ix. 2014, sweeping, H.A. Dawah ( NMWC)  .

Distribution. This is the first record from Saudi Arabia and Arabian Peninsula. It was described from South Africa and further recorded from the Afrotropical Region: Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania and Zimbabwe.

NMWC

National Museum of Wales

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Lyonetiidae

Genus

Corythophora

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Corythophora longipes Loew, 1862

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

Corythophora longipes

Cresson, E. T. 1929: 181
Loew, H. 1862: 13