Taxon profile


Microphthalma Macquart, 1843

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Tachinidae - Parasitic Flies »  tribus Megaprosopini

Scientific synonyms

Amesia Robineau-Desvoidy, 1863

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Microphthalma disjuncta (Wiedemann, 1824)
species Microphthalma europaea Egger, 1860
species Microphthalma flavipes Mesnil, 1950
species Microphthalma michiganensis (Townsend, 1892)
species Microphthalma nigeriensis Villeneuve, 1935
species Microphthalma nox Zeegers, 2007
species Microphthalma obsoleta (Wulp, 1890)
species Microphthalma posio (Walker, 1849)
species Microphthalma ruficeps Aldrich, 1926
species Microphthalma sejuncta (Walker, 1858)

Links and literature

EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Microphthalma Macquart, 1843]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015
EN O'Hara, J.E. (2010): World genera of the Tachinidae (Diptera) and their regional occurrence [] [as Microphthalma Macquart, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 20 February 2011

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