Taxon profile


Scaptia Walker, 1850

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exclusively southern distribution - Australia, New Zealand, New Guinea and South America
Author: Tomas HLUSKA

Included taxa

Number of records: 14

subgenus Myioscaptia Mackerras, 1955
subgenus Palimmecomyia Taylor, 1917
subgenus Plinthina Walker, 1850
subgenus Pseudoscione Lutz, Araujo & Fonseca, 1918
subgenus Scaptia Walker, 1850
species Scaptia adrel (Walker, 1850)
species Scaptia dorsoguttata (Macquart, 1850)
species Scaptia lata (Guérin-Méneville, 1835)
species Scaptia latipalpis (Macquart, 1850)
species Scaptia longipennis (Ricardo, 1902)
species Scaptia ricardoae (Hutton, 1901)
species Scaptia rufa (Macquart, 1838)
species Scaptia seminigra (Ricardo, 1902)
species Scaptia viridiventris (Macquart, 1838)

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