Eumerus mucidus Bezzi, 1921,

Dawah, Hassan A., Abdullah, Mohammed A., Ahmad, Syed Kamran, Al-Dhafer, Hathal & Turner, James, 2020, An overview of the Syrphidae (Diptera) of Saudi Arabia, Zootaxa 4855 (1), pp. 1-69: 29

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4855.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:28A15E99-7A79-40CA-A0C6-1DC501B69E46

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4498689

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CD39879E-2B77-491B-FF5B-659F53A6F8F6

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Eumerus mucidus Bezzi, 1921
status

 

Eumerus mucidus Bezzi, 1921 

Eumerus mucidus Bezzi, 1921: 16 

Distribution. This species was recently recorded from Saudi Arabia by El-Hawagry et al. (2018). It was described from Tatahonina (Africa sept.?) and is further recorded from Armenia, Egypt and Israel (Kaplan 1974; Shaumar & Kamal 1978; Smith & Vockeroth 1980; Piwowarczyk & Mielczarek 2018).

Remarks. Piwowarczyk & Mielczarek (2018) reported that the larvae E. mucidus  causes damage and breakage of the plant Cistanche armena (K. Koch) M.V. Agab.  ( Orobanchaceae  ) when boring channels in fresh tubers and shoots.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Syrphidae

Genus

Eumerus

Loc

Eumerus mucidus Bezzi, 1921

Dawah, Hassan A., Abdullah, Mohammed A., Ahmad, Syed Kamran, Al-Dhafer, Hathal & Turner, James 2020
2020
Loc

Eumerus mucidus

Bezzi, M. 1921: 16
1921