Taxon profile


Criorhina Meigen, 1822

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Syrphidae - flower flies »  subtribus Criorhinina

Scientific synonyms

incl. Brachymyia Williston, 1882
Penthesilea Meigen, 1800
Chriorhyna Rondani, 1845 (misspelling) m
Chryorhina Rondani, 1856 (misspelling) m
Criorrhina Walker, 1851 (misspelling) m
Elophilus Meigen, 1803 (suppressed name) supp
Heliophilus Meigen, 1804 (suppressed name) supp

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Criorhina arctophiloides (Giglio-Tos, 1892)
species Criorhina asilica (Fallén, 1816)

Criorhina asilica

species Criorhina berberina (Fabricius, 1805)

Criorhina berberina

species Criorhina brevipila Loew, 1871
species Criorhina floccosa (Meigen, 1822)

Criorhina floccosa

species Criorhina pachymera (Egger, 1858)
species Criorhina ranunculi (Panzer, 1804)

Criorhina ranunculi

Links and literature

EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Criorhina Meigen, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015

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Names (not confirmed) - 1


m misspelling

supp suppressed name - name suppressed by commission for international code of nomenclature for example in case it is a long forgotten senior synonym of some widely used name and therefore should have priority over junior synonym.