Taxon profile


Musca Linnaeus, 1758

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 22

species Musca albina Wiedemann, 1830
species Musca alpesa Walker, 1849
species Musca amita Hennig, 1964
species Musca autumnalis De Geer, 1776 - Face Fly

Musca autumnalis

species Musca biseta Hough, 1898
species Musca cadaverum Kirby, 1837
species Musca cassara (Pont, 1973)
species Musca crassirostris Stein, 1903
species Musca domestica Linnaeus, 1758 - House Fly

Musca domestica

species Musca fergusoni Johnston & Bancroft, 1920
species Musca larvipara Portschinsky, 1910
species Musca lasiophthalma Thomson, 1869
species Musca lucidula (Loew, 1856)
species Musca lusoria Wiedemann, 1824
species Musca osiris Wiedemann, 1830
species Musca pattoni Austen, 1910
species Musca sorbens Wiedemann, 1830
species Musca tempestiva Fallén, 1817
species Musca terraereginae Johnston & Bancroft, 1922
species Musca ventrosa Wiedemann, 1830
species Musca vetustissima Walker, 1849
species Musca vitripennis Meigen, 1826

Links and literature

EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Musca Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015

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