Taxon profile


Sphaeromias fasciatus (Meigen, 1804)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ceratopogon fasciatus Meigen, 1804
Sphaeromias albomarginatus Curtis, 1829
Ceratopogon cingulatus Meigen, 1804
Sphaeromias goetghebueri De Meijere, 1946
Xylocrypta ocularis Kieffer, 1924
Ceratopogon procerus Zetterstedt, 1855


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [131305]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Sphaeromias fasciatus (Meigen, 1804)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Sphaeromias fasciatus (Meigen, 1804)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016

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