Taxon profile


Swift lousefly
Crataerina pallida (Olivier in Latreille, 1811)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Hippoboscidae - louse flies »  genus Crataerina

Scientific synonyms

Ornithomyia pallida Olivier, 1812
Craterina pallida (Olivier in Latreille, 1811)
Oxypterum kirbyanum Leach, 1817
Crataerina kirbyanum (Leach, 1817)


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

host: Apus apus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Swift

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [61975]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Crataerina pallida (Olivier in Latreille, 1811)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Crataerina pallida (Latreille, 1812)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016

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