Taxon profile


Heleomyzidae Westwood, 1840

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  superfamily Sphaeroceroidea

Scientific synonyms

incl. Chiropteromyzidae

Included taxa

Number of records: 39

subfamily Borboropsinae Griffiths, 1972
subfamily Heleomyzinae Westwood, 1840
subfamily Heteromyzinae Fallén, 1820
subfamily Rhinotorinae
subfamily Suilliinae
subfamily Trixoscelidinae

Unplaced taxa

genus Aberdareleria Woznica, 1993
genus Aecothea Haliday, 1838
genus Allophyla Loew, 1862
genus Allophylina Tonnoir & Malloch, 1927
genus Allophylopsis Lamb, 1909
genus Amoebaleria Garrett, 1921
genus Amphidysis McAlpine, 1985
genus Anastomyza Malloch, 1933
genus Aneuria Malloch, 1930
genus Anypotacta Czerny, 1924
genus Apophoneura Malloch, 1933
genus Austroleria McAlpine, 1967
genus Borboroides Malloch, 1925
genus Cairnsimyia Malloch, 1931
genus Diplogeomyza Hendel, 1917
genus Fenwickia Malloch, 1930
genus Heleomicra McAlpine, 1985
genus Leriopsis McAlpine, 1967
genus Neorhinotora de Souza Lopes, 1934
genus Ollix McAlpine, 1985
genus Prosopantrum Enderlein, 1912
genus Tapeigaster Macquart, 1917
genus Trichochlamys Czerny, 1924
genus Trixoleria McAlpine, 1967
genus Xeneura Malloch, 1930
genus Zachaetomyia Malloch, 1933
genus Zentula McAlpine, 1985

Fossil taxa

genus Balticoleria Woznica, 2007
genus Chaetohelomyza Hennig, 1965
genus Electroleria Hennig, 1965
genus Paleoheleomyza Woznica & Palaczyk, 2005
genus Protoorbellia Woznica, 2006
genus Protosuillia Hennig, 1965

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