Gallery Links
Users Online
· Guests Online: 10

· Members Online: 0

· Total Members: 4,036
· Newest Member: entzi
Forum Threads
Theme Switcher
Switch to:
Last Seen Users
· Jan Maca01:39:03
· Juergen Peters05:48:46
· John Carr05:51:28
· Carnifex07:01:33
· Pristurus07:44:16
· PhilC07:55:32
· libor08:22:48
· Ray Perry08:27:05
· Tony Irwin09:01:52
· BubikolRamios09:04:10
Latest Photo Additions
View Photo
Photo Albums > Phoridae > Diplonevra florescens (female) (1) << >>
diplonevra_florescens_jf09-0190.jpg
20.5.2009 Helsinki, Finland. Brian Brown det.

Last update: 29.06.09 13:31
Added by: JariF
Dimensions: 1000 x 1264 pixels
Filesize: 120.96Kb
Comments: 6
Rating: None
Number of views: 3110
WARNING!
Report any errors in this Gallery at
https://www.diptera.info/forum/viewforum.php?forum_id=25,
NOT as comments with pictures...
Comments to that extent left with a picture
will simply be deleted and not acted upon.
Comments
#1 | Kahis on 29 June 2009 19:44:14
This is a pretty nice find. Given the (relatively) large size and the conspicuous colour, this species should be easy to record if present. But I've seen it only three times in the hundreds or sweepnet and Malaise trap samples I've examined, and always only single specimens.
#2 | Andre on 01 July 2009 09:17:37
This indeed is a great species.
#3 | bbrown on 05 July 2009 21:13:00
It a very nice specimen; however, the name is wrong. It is correctly known as D. florea (Fabricius). The abdomen varies in color, as some females are almost completely brown. See Disney's 1982 paper in Ent. Mon Mag (118: 113-115).
#4 | Paul Beuk on 07 July 2009 08:03:46
Enlighten us, Brian. The catalogues I have seen list florescens (and, for example also Fauna Europaea), usually with florea Fabricius, 1794 as pre-occupied name. Does the 'other Bibio florea' not exist or was it a secondary homonym that has since been resolved?
#5 | bbrown on 07 July 2009 17:47:33
Hmm, I might be wrong. I will look into this some more and get back to the list. I appreciate your pointing this out to me.
#6 | bbrown on 10 July 2009 14:45:33
Yes, now I see it. The synonymy is in Thompson & Pont's book on Musca names. My apologies- Diplonevra florescens it is!
Post Comment
Please Login to Post a Comment.
Ratings
Rating is available to Members only.

Please login or register to vote.

No Ratings have been Posted.
Date and time
17 August 2018 07:41
Login
Username

Password



Not a member yet?
Click here to register.

Forgotten your password?
Request a new one here.
Temporary email?
Due to fact this site has functionality making use of your email address, any registration using a temporary email address will be rejected.

Paul
Donate
Please, help to make
Diptera.info
possible and enable
further improvements!
Latest Articles
Syrph the Net
Those who want to have access to the Syrph the Net database need to sign the
License Agreement -
Click to Download


Public files of Syrph the Net can be downloaded HERE

Last updated: 25.08.2011
Shoutbox
You must login to post a message.

08.08.18 17:00
See also on: twitter :-)

08.08.18 16:58
Forever grateful to Xylo! Shock

08.08.18 16:54
SD is now available under: https://diptera.dk
Pfft

08.08.18 10:47
Dryomyza anilis

07.08.18 16:26
Help!!!! Where has Systema Dipterorum gone??????

29.07.18 22:23
Can you pm me with a reference to the source?

27.07.18 12:53
Hi Tony No it is right, I,m wondering if an old name or error?

25.07.18 13:09
Do you mean Pegoplata aestiva?

24.07.18 14:29
Hello Hope you are all surviving the heat! Can any1 help with todays name for paregle aestival? Thx

14.07.18 19:24
Why can I not add a File? It matches all rules! Gunther

Render time: 0.67 seconds | 135,652,555 unique visits