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Occurrence data of Mydidae from the southern Arabian Peninsula (Diptera: Asiloidea)

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Occurrence data of Mydidae from the southern Arabian Peninsula based on the study published in Arthrop[ods of the United Arab Emirates volume 3 in 2010.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Dikow, T. 2010. Order Diptera, family Mydidae. In: A.v. Harten (ed.) Arthropod Fauna of the United Arab Emirates, vol. 3, pp. 608–615. Dar Al Ummah, Abu Dhabi.

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Keywords

Mydidae; Leptomydinae; Rhopaliinae; Afrotropical

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

southern Arabian Peninsula

Bounding Coordinates 9.94, 28.8 / 36.41, 63.09 (min, max Latitude / min, max Longitude)

Taxonomic Coverage

Insecta: Diptera: Mydidae: Leptomydinae: Eremomidas and Rhopaliinae: Perissocerus, Rhopalia

Species  Eremomidas arabicus,  Perissocerus arabicus,  Rhopalia gyps,  Rhopalia olivieri

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1937-11-26 / 2008-04-06

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)
Study Area Description world-wide
Design Description Taxonomic and phylogenetic research on Apioceridae, Asilidae, and Mydidae flies.

The personnel involved in the project:

Principal Investigator
Torsten Dikow

Collection Data

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

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.