Taxon profile


Orfelia A. Costa, 1857

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Keroplatidae »  tribus Orfeliini

Scientific synonyms

Zelmira Meigen, 1800

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Included taxa

Number of records: 15

species Orfelia bezzii (Strobl, 1910)
species Orfelia bicolor (Macquart, 1826)
species Orfelia discoloria (Meigen, 1818)
species Orfelia excelsa Chandler, 1994
species Orfelia falcata Zaitzev, 1994
species Orfelia fasciata (Meigen, 1804)

Orfelia fasciata

species Orfelia gruevi Bechev, 2002
species Orfelia minima (Giglio-Tos, 1890)
species Orfelia nemoralis (Meigen, 1818)
species Orfelia nigricornis (Fabricius, 1805)
species Orfelia ochracea (Meigen, 1818)
species Orfelia pallida (Stæger, 1840)
species Orfelia persimilis Caspers, 1991
species Orfelia tristis (Lundström, 1911)
species Orfelia unicolor (Staeger, 1840)

Links and literature

EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Orfelia Costa, 1857]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015

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