Taxon profile


Tanyptera nigricornis (Meigen, 1818)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Tipulidae - crane flies »  genus Tanyptera - comb-horned cranefly »  subgenus Tanyptera

Scientific synonyms

Ctenophora nigricornis Meigen, 1818
Tanyptera (Tanyptera) nigricornis (Meigen, 1818)
Ctenophora guttiventris Zetterstedt, 1855
Tanyptera guttiventris (Zetterstedt, 1855)
Tanyptera (Tanyptera) guttiventris (Zetterstedt, 1855)


Tanyptera nigricornis


Author: Ondřej Zicha

Tanyptera nigricornis


Author: Rudolf Macek

Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Czechia, Asia: Japan

* List of countries might not be complete

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Tanyptera nigricornis fumibasis Alexander, 1925
subspecies Tanyptera nigricornis kotan Takahashi, 1960
subspecies Tanyptera nigricornis nigricornis (Meigen, 1818)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [146912]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Tanyptera nigricornis (Meigen, 1818)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Tanyptera nigricornis (Meigen, 1818)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016

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