Ephydra (Ephydra) macellaria Egger, 1862

El-Hawagry, Magdi S., Zatwarnicki, Tadeusz & Ebrahim, Ayman M., 2018, Catalogue of the Egyptian Ephydroidea (Diptera: Schizophora: Acalyptratae), Zootaxa 4444 (3), pp. 201-246: 228-229

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4444.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F78C6C44-0008-4DCA-B802-AB783A8767F3

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03D187FD-FF8F-C435-FF02-37DFFD0FFE1E

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Ephydra (Ephydra) macellaria Egger, 1862
status

 

Ephydra (Ephydra) macellaria Egger, 1862 

Ephydra macellaria Egger, 1862: 779  . Lectotype, male (designated by Wirth, 1975: 30). Italy (Trieste) (NMW).

Philotelma ulianai Raffone, 2011: 15  . Egypt (Southern Siwa Oasis) ( MSNVE). New synonym. 

Type material of P. ulianai  , examined: Holotype and three paratypes are labeled: “ EGYPT Southern Siwa Oasis 17-18. 2. 2007 leg M. Uliana”, “ Philotelma ulianai  n. sp. det. Raffone G. 2010” [“det. Raffone G.” printed] preserved in MSNVE. Several characters, especially the size, straight claws and confirmation of face support suggested synonymy.

Distribution: AF: Cape Verde Is. PA: Afghanistan, Algeria, Azores, Bulgaria, Canary Is., China, Cyprus, Czechia, Egypt, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Iran, Italy, Libya, Madeira Is., Malta, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Romania, Russia, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine.

Egyptian localities: Widespread throughout the country except Gebel Elba. Cresson (1930) recorded this species from different localities in Egypt. Willcocks (1916) recorded it from rice fields in Lower Egypt. Hafez (1947) recorded it on cow dung.

Dates of collection: Throughout the year.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Ephydridae

Genus

Ephydra

Loc

Ephydra (Ephydra) macellaria Egger, 1862

El-Hawagry, Magdi S., Zatwarnicki, Tadeusz & Ebrahim, Ayman M. 2018

2018
Loc

Ephydra macellaria

: 779 : 30

Loc

Philotelma ulianai

: 15