Taxon profile


Geron Meigen, 1820

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

Scientific synonyms

Amictogeron Hesse, 1938

Included taxa

Number of records: 14

subgenus Empidigeron Painter, 1932
subgenus Geron Meigen, 1820
subgenus Plichtamyia Evenhuis, 1979
subgenus Pseudoammictus Bigot, 1892

Unplaced taxa

species Geron albarius Painter, 1932
species Geron digitarius Cresson, 1919
species Geron grandis Painter, 1932
species Geron hesperidum Frey, 1936
species Geron litoralis Painter, 1932
species Geron robustus Cresson, 1919
species Geron simplex Walker, 1858

Fossil taxa

species Geron figuratus Théobald, 1937
species Geron oligocaenicus (Timon-David, 1944)
species Geron platysoma Cockerell, 1915

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