More information:

Hauser, M., Winterton, S.L., Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. and Holston, K.C. 2017. Therevidae: (Stiletto Flies). In: Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. and Sinclair, B.J. (eds). Manual of Afrotropical Diptera. Volume 2. Nematocerous Diptera and lower Brachycera. Suricata 5. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, 1183–1208


Description:

Therevidae: (Stiletto Flies).

Summary / Notes:

Small- to large-sized flies (body length: 3–15 mm), with slender to moderately thick body, often tapering gradually towards posterior end (Figs 1–37); colouration mainly black, through grey and brown to earth tones, sometimes red and orange, rarely with silver pubescence; body often clothed to varying degrees in long setae, as well as pubescence from silver to white, gold or earth colours; pubescence may be absent with bare regions displaying ground colouration, especially on head (often polished) and abdomen, creating species-specific patterns.

Year: 2017

Type: Journal Article

Download: Therevidae_Stiletto Flies.pdf (2.07 mb)

Preview: Preview this file


Top 50 related results:

You may also be interested in the following items which are on a similar or related topic, listed in order of similarity.

Results per page:

Results: 1 to 50 of 50

To FILTER: Use the pale green row to filter the results on this page. Type in text or select from the year list.

Rows matching filter(s): All
What is this row? 
Data titleYearOriginFile typeDownloadkml/kmz
Couri, M.S., de Carvalho, C.J.B. and Pont, A.C. 2012. Taxonomy of the Muscidae (Diptera) of Namibia: a key to genera,rndiagnoses, new records and description of a new species. African Invertebrates, 53(1): 47-67
  » More info & related results
2012 Journal Article280 kb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 2000. Afrotropical Asilidae (Diptera) 32. A revision of Anypodetus Hermann, 1907 with the description of three new species (Laphriinae). Annals of the Natal Museum, 41: 123–138
  » More info & related results
2000 Journal Article3.15 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 2010. A review of Afrotropical Acnephalum Macquart, 1838, including the reinstatement of Sporadothrix Hermann, 1907 and descriptions of two new genera (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae). African Invertebrates, 51(2): 431-481
  » More info & related results
2010 Journal Article1.05 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 2006. A review of the Afrotropical genus Rhabdogaster Loew, 1858 with descriptions of new species (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae). African Invertebrates, 47: 243–313
  » More info & related results
2006 Journal Article2.1 mb pdf
Preview
Hauser, M., Winterton, S.L., Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. and Holston, K.C. 2017. Therevidae: (Stiletto Flies). In: Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. and Sinclair, B.J. (eds). Manual of Afrotropical Diptera. Volume 2. Nematocerous Diptera and lower Brachycera. Suricata 5. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, 1183–1208
  » More info & related results
2017 Journal Article2.07 mb pdf
Preview
Webb, D. and Hauser, M. 2011. Revision of the genus Stenogephyra Lyneborg (Diptera: Therevidae: Phycinae). Zootaxa, 2837(1): 67
  » More info & related results
2011 Journal Article
Londt, J.G.H. 2008. A review of afrotropical Trichardis Hermann, 1906, and the description of the first oriental representative of the Genus (Diptera: Asilidae: Laphriinae).  African Invertebrates, 49(2): 171-226
  » More info & related results
2008 Journal Article963 kb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. and Dikow, T. 2017. Asilidae: Assassin flies or robber flies. In: Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. and Sinclair, B.J. (eds). Manual of Afrotropical Diptera. Volume 2. Nematocerous Diptera and lower Brachycera. Suricata 5. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, 1097-1182
  » More info & related results
2017 Journal Article6.67 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. and Dikow, T. 2018. A review of the assassin-fly genus Laphyctis Loew, 1858 with descriptions of two new species (Diptera, Asilidae, Laphriinae). African Invertebrates, 59(1): 75–106
  » More info & related results
2018 Journal Article7.45 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 2011. A Review of Afrotropical Ancylorhynchus Berthold, 1827 (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae). African Invertebrates, 52: 471-556
  » More info & related results
2011 Journal Article1.81 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 2009. A review of Afrotropical Sisyrnodytes Loew, 1856 (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae). African Invertebrates, 50(1): 137–183
  » More info & related results
2009 Journal Article788 kb pdf
Preview
Madoqua records in Namibian Biodiversity Database
2020 Website
McCoy, T.A. 2016. A New Species of Aloe from the Republic of Angola. Cactus and Succulent Journal, 88(6): 277-280
  » More info & related results
2016 Journal Article
Endrody-Younga, S. 1996. Revision of the tribe Caenocrypticini : (Coleoptera : Tenebrionidae : Tentyriinae). Taxonomy Tribe Caenocrypticini Genus Caenocrypticus and subgenera. Transvaal Museum Monographs, 11(1): 1-74
  » More info & related results
1996 Journal Article12.83 mb pdf
Preview
Endrody-Younga, S. 1988. Revision of the genus Anomalipus Latreille, 1846: (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Platynotini). Transvaal Museum Monographs, 6(1): 1-102
  » More info & related results
1988 Journal Article13.36 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 1985. Afrotropical Asilidae (Diptera) 12. The genus Neolophonotus Engel, 1925. Part 1. The chionthrix, squamosus and angustibarbus species-groups (Asilinae: Asilini). Annals of the Natal Museum, 27(1): 39-114
  » More info & related results
1985 Journal Article1.57 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 1983. The genus Daspletis Loew, 1858 and the description of two new genera, Anasillomos and Remotomyia (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae). Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 46(2): 283-308
  » More info & related results
1983 Journal Article1.39 mb pdf
Preview
Roberts, A. 1951. Descriptions of some new subspecies of mammals. Annals of the Transvaal Museum, 21(1): 63-69
  » More info & related results
1951 Journal Article563 kb pdf
Preview
Roberts, A. 1938. Descriptions of new forms of mammals. Annals of the Transvaal Museum, 19(2): 231-245
  » More info & related results
1938 Journal Article1.08 mb pdf
Preview
Penrith, M-L. 1988. A new species of Leichenum Dejean (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) from the southwestern Cape, and new records of the genus from southern and eastern Africa. Annals of the Transvaal Museum, 34(22): 535-543
  » More info & related results
1988 Journal Article470 kb pdf
Preview
Penrith, M-L. 1986. Relationships in the tribe Adesmiini (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and a revision of the genus Stenodesia Reitter. Annals of the Transvaal Museum, 34(13): 275-302
  » More info & related results
1986 Journal Article1.28 mb pdf
Preview
Endrödy-Younga, S. 2000. Revision of the subtribe Gonopina (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae, Opatrinae, Platynotini). Annals of the Transvaal Museum, 37(1): 1-54
  » More info & related results
2000 Journal Article4.1 mb pdf
Preview
Bauer, A.M. and Lamb, T. 2002. Phylogenetic relationships among members of the Pachydactylus capensis group of southern African geckos. African Zoology, 37(2): 209-220
  » More info & related results
2002 Journal Article
Lamb, T. and Bauer, A.M. 2000. Relationships of the Pachydactylus rugosus group of geckos (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae). African Zoology, 35(1): 55-67
  » More info & related results
2000 Journal Article
Mansell, M.W. 1990. The Myrmeleontidae of southern Africa: tribe Palparini. Introduction and description of Pamares gen. nov., with four new species (Insecta: Neuroptera). Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 53(2): 165-189
  » More info & related results
1990 Journal Article1.12 mb pdf
Preview
Mansell, M.W. 1981. The Crocinae of southern Africa (Neuroptera: Nemopteridae). 3. The genus Tjederia Mansell, with keys to the southern African Crocinae. Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 44(2): 245-257
  » More info & related results
1981 Journal Article884 kb pdf
Preview
Evans, A.R. 1989. Revision of the genus Sparrmannia Laporte (Coleoptera: Melolonthidae: Melolonthinae). Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 52(1): 11-44
  » More info & related results
1989 Journal Article1.65 mb pdf
Preview
Shamshev, I.G. and Sinclair, B.J. 2006. The genus Schistostoma Becker from southern Africa, with an evaluation of its generic status (Diptera: Dolichopodidae s. l.: Microphorinae). African Invertebrates, 47(1): 335-346
  » More info & related results
2006 Journal Article222 kb pdf
Preview
Gussmann, S.M.V. 1995. New species and subspecies of Julodis Eschscholtz (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) from southern Africa. African Entomology, 3(2): 111-129
  » More info & related results
1995 Journal Article1.9 mb pdf
Preview
Hamer, M.L. 1999. An illustrated key to the spirostreptidan (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida) genera of Southern Africa. Annals of the Natal Museum, 40(1): 1-22
  » More info & related results
1999 Journal Article640 kb pdf
Preview
Fürsch, H. 1985. The southern African species of Pharoscymnus Bedel and Pharopsis Casey (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 48(2): 223-231
  » More info & related results
1985 Journal Article441 kb pdf
Preview
Pape, T. 1985. Two new species of Phylloteles Loew from Namibia (Diptera: Sarcophagidae). Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 48(2): 273-276
  » More info & related results
1985 Journal Article215 kb pdf
Preview
Craig, A.J.F.K. 2015. The Mountain pipit Anthus hoeschi: Museum specimens revisited. Durban Natural Science Museum Novitates, 38: 28-40
  » More info & related results
2015 Journal Article268 kb pdf
Preview
Clarke, D.T., Paterson, G.L.J., Florence, W.K. and Gibbons, M.J. 2010. A new species of Magelona (Polychaeta: Magelonidae) from southern Namibia. African Natural History, 6: 77-82
  » More info & related results
2010 Journal Article433 kb pdf
Preview
Irish, J. 2018. Contribution to the knowledge of southern African Lepismatidae (Thysanura, Insecta). Namibian Journal Of Environment, 2(Section A): 22-127
  » More info & related results
2018 Journal Article8.86 mb pdf
Preview
Perold, S.M. 1991. A taxonomic revision of the Ricciaceae Reichenb (Marchantiales: Hepaticae) in southern Africa. PhD Thesis, University of Pretoria
  » More info & related results
1991 Thesis28.01 mb pdf
Preview
Beier, M. 1966. Ergänzungen zur Pseudoscorpioniden-Fauna des südlichen Afrika. Annals of the Natal Museum, 18(2): 455-470
  » More info & related results
1966 Journal Article995 kb pdf
Preview
Verdoorn, J.C. 1973. The genus Crinum in southern Africa. Bothalia, 11(1-2): 27-52
  » More info & related results
1973 Journal Article3.99 mb pdf
Preview
Obermeyer, A.A. 1971. Two new Ornithogalum species from South West Africa. Bothalia, 10(2): 355-358
  » More info & related results
1971 Journal Article858 kb pdf
Preview
Hartmann, H.E.K. 1998. New combinations in Antimima (Ruschioideae, Aizoaceae) from southern Africa. Bothalia, 28(1): 67-82
  » More info & related results
1998 Journal Article2.03 mb pdf
Preview
Welman, W.G. and Meeuse, A.D.J. 1998. Revised key to Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae) in southern Africa. Bothalia, 28(1): 19-24
  » More info & related results
1998 Journal Article611 kb pdf
Preview
van Zyl, L. and Marais, E.M. 1999. Three new species of Zygophyllum (Zygophyllaceae) from Namibia and Northern Cape, South Africa. Bothalia, 29(2): 231-237
  » More info & related results
1999 Journal Article1.7 mb pdf
Preview
Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2013. Eight new species of Moraea (Iridaceae) from southern Africa with range extensions and morphological notes in the genus. Bothalia, 43(2): 153–165
  » More info & related results
2013 Journal Article1.07 mb pdf
Preview
Oatley, G. 2011. Taxonomy, phylogeny and eco-biogeography of southern African white-eyes (Zosterops spp.) Aves: order Passeriformes, Family: Zosteropidae. PhD Thesis, University of Cape Town.
  » More info & related results
2011 Thesis4.86 mb pdf
Preview
Broadley, D.G. 2002. A review of the species of Psammophis Boie found south of Latitude 12° S (Serpentes: Psammophiinae). African Journal of Herpetology, 51(2): 83-119
  » More info & related results
2002 Journal Article
Mbanyana, N. 2013. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of seed-harvesting ants in the Tetramorium solidum-group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). MSc Thesis, Stellenbosch University
  » More info & related results
2013 Thesis7.4 mb pdf
Preview
Immelman, K.L. 1991. Synopsis of the genera Nesaea and Ammannia (Lythraceae) in southern Africa. Bothalia 21(1): 35-49
  » More info & related results
1991 Journal Article1.6 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. 1987. Afrotropical Asilidae (Diptera) 14. The genus Neolophonotus Engel, 1925. Part 3. The pellitus species-group (Asilinae: Asilini). Annals of the Natal Museum, 28(2): 383-454
  » More info & related results
1987 Journal Article1.9 mb pdf
Preview
Londt, J.G.H. and Dikow, T. 2017. A revision of the Afrotropical genus Prytanomyia Özdikmen, 2006 (Asilidae, Laphriinae). African Invertebrates, 58(2): 39–52
  » More info & related results
2017 Journal Article4.12 mb pdf
Preview
Sternfeld, R. 1911. Zur Herpetologie Südwestafrikas. Mitteilung aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin, 5: 393-411
  » More info & related results
1911 Journal Article5.17 mb pdf
Preview

» Links to useful free software for working with shapefiles, kml and kmz files, pdf files and more.