Taxon profile


Besseria Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830

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

Scientific synonyms

Apostrophusia Townsend, 1932

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Besseria anthophila (Loew, 1871)
species Besseria atra (Coquillett, 1897)
species Besseria brevipennis (Loew, 1863)
species Besseria caffra Villeneuve, 1920
species Besseria dimidiata (Zetterstedt, 1844)
species Besseria excavata Herting, 1979
species Besseria fossulata Bezzi, 1908
species Besseria lateritia (Meigen, 1824)
species Besseria melanura (Meigen, 1824)
species Besseria oblita Herting, 1979
species Besseria prophetarum Cerretti, Lo Giudice & Mei, 2010
species Besseria reflexa Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
species Besseria zonaria (Loew, 1847)

Links and literature

EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Besseria Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015
EN O'Hara, J.E. (2010): World genera of the Tachinidae (Diptera) and their regional occurrence [] [as Besseria Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 20 February 2011

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