Taxon profile


Molophilus Curtis, 1833

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Limoniidae - Limoniid crane flies »  subfamily Chioneinae

Scientific synonyms

Archimolophilus Enderlein, 1938

Included taxa

Number of records: 16

subgenus Austromolophilus Theischinger, 1988
subgenus Bistromolophilus Theischinger, 1999
subgenus Diplomolophilus Theischinger, 1992
subgenus Eumolophilus Alexander, 1921
subgenus Lyriomolophilus Theischinger, 1988
subgenus Miomolophilus Krzemiński, 1992
subgenus Molophilus Curtis, 1833
subgenus Onychomolophilus Theischinger, 1992
subgenus Promolophilus Alexander, 1966
subgenus Rhynchomolophilus Alexander, 1965
subgenus Superbomolophilus Theischinger, 1988
subgenus Trichomolophilus Alexander, 1936

Unplaced taxa

species Molophilus forcipula (Osten Sacken, 1869)
species Molophilus oregonicola Alexander, 1946
species Molophilus rainierensis Alexander, 1943
species Molophilus rostrifer Alexander, 1943

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1308450]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Molophilus Curtis, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Molophilus Curtis, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 11 January 2015

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