Taxon profile


Leucostoma Meigen, 1803

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

Scientific synonyms

Calyptrosomus Reinhard, 1956
Clelia Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
Cyclodionaea Townsend, 1915
Neopsalida Townsend, 1916
Paradionaea Townsend, 1916
Parapsalida Townsend, 1916
Psalida Róndani, 1856
Aequia Malloch, 1930 (nomen nudum) n

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Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Leucostoma abbreviatum Herting, 1971
species Leucostoma anthracinum (Meigen, 1824)
species Leucostoma crassum Kugler, 1966
species Leucostoma edentatum Kugler, 1978
species Leucostoma engeddense Kugler, 1966
species Leucostoma meridianum (Rondani, 1868)
species Leucostoma nudifacies Tschorsnig, 1991
species Leucostoma obsidianum (Wiedemann, 1830)
species Leucostoma semibarbatum Tschorsnig, 1991
species Leucostoma simplex (Fallén, 1815)
species Leucostoma tetraptera (Meigen, 1824)
species Leucostoma turonicum Dupuis, 1964

Links and literature

EN O'Hara, J.E. (2010): World genera of the Tachinidae (Diptera) and their regional occurrence [] [as Leucostoma Meigen, 1803]
Data retrieved on: 20 February 2011
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Leucostoma Meigen, 1803]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015

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