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  • Genus-specific Diagnostic Characters, Adult Stage

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Name-bearing Type

Classification

Distribution

Phylogeny

Characteristics

Bionomics

Medical

Important References

  • Belkin, 1962 (taxonomy, South Pacific)
  • DuBose & Curtin, 1965 (keys, Mediterranean area)
  • Forattini, 1965b (Neotropical Region)
  • Belkin, 1968 (New Zealand)
  • Dobrotworsky, 1971 (Southeast Asia)
  • Gutsevich et al., 1974 (former USSR)
  • Tanaka et al., 1979 (Japan)
  • Wood et al., 1979 (Canada)
  • Darsie & Ward, 1981 (keys, North America)
  • Lu & Li, 1982 (China)
  • Lee et al., 1988b (Australasian Region)
  • Maslov, 1989 (world)
  • Service, 1990 (Afrotropical Region)
  • Lu Baolin et al., 1997a (China).

Included Taxa

  • Subgenus ALLOTHEOBALDIA Brolemann, 1919
    • longiareolata (Macquart, 1938)
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  • Subgenus AUSTROTHEOBALDIA Dobrotworsky, 1954
    • littleri (Taylor, 1914)
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  • Subgenus CLIMACURA Howard, Dyar & Knab, 1915
    • antipodea Dobrotworsky, 1962
    • marchettei Garcia, Jeffery & Rudnick, 1969
    • melanura (Coquillett, 1902)
    • novaezealandiae Pillai, 1966
    • tonnoiri (Edwards, 1925)
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  • Subgenus CULICELLA Felt, 1904
    • amurensis Maslov, 1964
    • atra (Lee, 1944)
    • drummondi (Dobrotworsky, 1960)
    • fumipennis (Stephens, 1825)
    • inconspicua (Lee, 1937)
    • litorea (Shute, 1928)
    • minnesotae Barr, 1957
    • morsitans (Theobald, 1901)
    • nipponica LaCasse & Yamaguti, 1950
    • ochroptera (Peus, 1935)
    • otwayensis (Dobrotworsky, 1960)
    • sylvanensis (Dobrotworsky, 1960)
    • victoriensis (Dobrotworsky, 1954)
    • weindorferi (Edwards, 1926)
  • Subgenus CULISETA Felt, 1904
    • alaskaensis (Ludlow, 1906)
      • subspecies alaskaensis (Ludlow, 1906)
      • subspecies indica (Edwards, 1920)
    • annulata (Schrank, 1776)
    • atlantica (Edwards, 1932)
    • bergrothi (Edwards, 1921)
    • glaphyroptera (Schiner, 1864)
    • impatiens (Walker, 1848)
    • incidens (Thomson, 1869)
    • inornata (Williston, 1893)
    • megaloba Luh, Chao & Heu, 197
    • niveitaeniata (Theobald, 1907)
    • particeps (Adams, 1903)
    • subochrea (Edwards, 1921)
  • Subgenus NEOTHEOBALDIA Dobrotworsky, 1958
    • frenchii (Theobald, 1901)
      • subspecies atritarsalis (Dobrotworsky, 1954)
      • subspecies frenchii (Theobald, 1901)
    • hilli (Edwards, 1926)
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  • Subgenus THEOMYIA Edwards, 1930
    • fraseri (Edwards, 1914)
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  • Subgenus uncertain
    • arenivaga Marks, 1968
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  • Nomina dubia
    • flavirostris (Meigen, 1836)
    • penetrans (Robineau-Desvoidy, 1827)
    • silvestris (Shingarev, 1928)
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