Drosophila (Sophophora) simulans Sturtevant, 1919

El-Hawagry, Magdi S., Zatwarnicki, Tadeusz & Ebrahim, Ayman M., 2018, Catalogue of the Egyptian Ephydroidea (Diptera: Schizophora: Acalyptratae), Zootaxa 4444 (3), pp. 201-246: 236

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Drosophila (Sophophora) simulans Sturtevant, 1919
status

 

Drosophila (Sophophora) simulans Sturtevant, 1919 

Drosophila simulans Sturtevant, 1919: 153  . Holotype, male. USA (Florida: Lakeland ) ( AMNHAbout AMNH). 

Distribution: Cosmopolitan.

Egyptian localities: Coastal Strip: Abu Sir ( Mourad & Mallah 1960), Alexandria, Burg El-Arab, Janaleese. Fayoum:?. Eastern Desert: Esmailiya. Lower Nile Valley & Delta: Abu- Hommos, Beni Suef, Cairo, Fakoos, Kafr El-Sheikh, Mahalla El-Kubra, Tanta ( Mourad & Mallah 1960; Megeed et al. 2015), Mansoura. Upper Nile Valley: Assiout, Kom Ombo, Luxur ( Mourad & Mallah 1960; Bächli et al. 1982). Western Desert: El-Nubariya, Siwa, Wadi El-Natroun ( Mourad & Mallah 1960; Yassin & Abou-Youssef 2004).

Dates of collection: March to December ( Mourad & Mallah 1960; Bächli et al. 1982 and Yassin & Abou- Youssef 2004).

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Drosophilidae

Genus

Drosophila

Loc

Drosophila (Sophophora) simulans Sturtevant, 1919

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

2018
Loc

Drosophila simulans

: 153