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Occurrence data of new Afrotropical and Oriental Mydidae (Diptera: Asiloidea)

Latest version published by ZooKeys on Jul 8, 2011 ZooKeys

Occurrence data of new Afrotropical and Oriental Mydidae from Dikow 2010.

Data Records

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Occurrence data from publication, New species and new records of Mydidae from the Afrotropical and Oriental regions (Insecta, Diptera, Asiloidea).

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Keywords

Mydidae Leptomydinae Syllegomydinae Afrotropical Oriental

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC US +1 202 633 1005
http://asiloidflies.si.edu

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC US +1 202 633 1005
http://asiloidflies.si.edu

Who filled in the metadata:

Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC US +1 202 633 1005
http://asiloidflies.si.edu

Who else was associated with the resource:

Principal Investigator
Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC US +1 202 633 1005
http://asiloidflies.si.edu

Geographic Coverage

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Bounding Coordinates South West [-40.6, -26.17], North East [41.66, 127.42]

Taxonomic Coverage

Mydidae species of Leptomydinae and Syllegomydinae from eastern Africa and the Oriental Region

Species  Leptomydas notos,  Leptomydas rapti,  Leptomydas tigris,  Mydaselpis ngurumani,  Vespiodes phaios,  Syllegomydas astrictus,  Syllegomydas elachys,  Syllegomydas proximus,  Syllegomydas dispar,  Syllegomydas heothinos

Project Data

No Description available

Title Phylogeny, revisionary taxonomy & the fossil record of asiloid flies (Diptera: Apioceridae, Asilidae, Mydidae)
Funding U.S. National Science Foundation (DEB 0919333)

The personnel involved in the project:

Author
Torsten Dikow

Collection Data

Collection Name several
Collection Identifier several
Parent Collection Identifier several
Specimen preservation methods Pinned

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Dikow T (2010) New species and new records of Mydidae from the Afrotropical and Oriental regions (Insecta, Diptera, Asiloidea). ZooKeys 64: 33–75. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.64.464

Additional Metadata

Purpose The occurrence data are made available as a unique data-set in order to facilitate the test of the species and distributional hypotheses postulated in this taxonomic revision/review.