Taxon profile


Blepharicera Macquart, 1843

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

Scientific synonyms

Asthenia Westwood, 1842 non Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera)
Parablepharocera Kitakami, 1931
Astenia Schiner, 1864 (misspelling) m
Blepharocera Loew, 1858 (misspelling) m
Blapharocera Brunetti, 1920 (unjustified emendation) uem
Blapherocera Brunetti, 1920 (unjustified emendation) uem
Blepharocera Agassiz, 1846 (unjustified emendation) uem

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subgenus Blepharicera Macquart, 1843
subgenus Metacurupira Alexander, 1958
species Blepharicera fasciata (Westwood, 1842)

Links and literature

EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Blepharicera Macquart, 1843]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015

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Taxa (not confirmed) - 12
Names (not confirmed) - 1


m misspelling

uem unjustified emendation - proposed alternative spelling of scientific name when not justified by international code of nomenclature.