Taxon profile


Stomoxys calcitrans (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Conops calcitrans Linnaeus, 1758
Stomoxys cybira Walker, 1849
Stomoxis dira Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
Stomoxis inimica Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
Musca occidentis Walker, 1853
Stomoxys parasita Fabricius, 1781


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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Nematoda Rudolphi, 1808 - nematodes, Cestoda - tapeworms, Trypanosoma brucei brucei Plimmer & Bradford, 1899, Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense Stephens & Fantham, 1910

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Stomoxys_calcitrans]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Stomoxys calcitrans (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [139204]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Stomoxys calcitrans (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Stomoxys calcitrans (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016

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