Taxon profile


Forcipomyia brevipennis (Macquart, 1826)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Ceratopogonidae - biting midges »  genus Forcipomyia »  subgenus Forcipomyia

Scientific synonyms

Forcipomyia bifilis Kieffer, 1922
Forcipomyia coprophila Kieffer, 1914
Ceratopogon disticta Kieffer, 1919
Ceratopogon hirtidorsum Kieffer, 1919
Ceratopogon lateralis Bouché, 1834
Ceratopogon nigrimana Kieffer, 1919
Ceratopogon specularis Coquillett, 1901
Forcipomyia subnigra Tokunaga, 1940


Forcipomyia brevipennis


Author: Miroslav Deml

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [131839]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Forcipomyia brevipennis (Macquart, 1826)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Forcipomyia brevipennis (Macquart, 1828)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016

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