Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription or Fee Access

FAMILY MILICHIIDAE

JOHN SWANN

Abstract


This catalog summarizes information on the species of Milichiidae known to occur in Colombia. It includes 6 described species in 3 described genera and 6 undescribed species in two genera, one of which is also undescribed.

 


Keywords


Diptera, catalogue, Milichiidae, Colombia, distribution

Full Text:

PDF (187KB)

References


Aldrich, J.M. (1905) A catalogue of North American Diptera. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, 46 (2), 1–680.

Becker, T. (1907) Die Dipteren-Gruppe Milichinae. Annales Historico-naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici, 5, 507–550.

Becker, T. (1908b) Dipteren der Insel Madeira. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin, 4, 181–206.

Bilimek, D. (1867) Fauna der Grotte Cacahuamilpa in Mexico. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch- Botanischen Gesellschaft, 17 (Abhandl.), 901–908. [Wien]

Brake, I. (2000) Phylogenetic systematics of the Milichiidae (Diptera, Schizophora). Entomologica scandinavica, Supplements 57, 1–120.

Brake, I. (2006) Diverse Milichiella Giglio-Tos (Diptera: Milichiidae) in Miocene Dominican amber. Insect Systematics & Evolution, 37, 17–26.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/187631206788831498

Brake, I. (2009) Revision of Milichiella Giglio-Tos (Diptera, Milichiidae). Zootaxa, 2188, 1–166.

Brake, I. & Freidberg, A. (2003) Revision of Desmometopa Loew (Litometopa Sabrosky) (Diptera: Milichiidae), with descriptions of six new species. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 105, 265–282.

Brake, I. & von Tschirnhaus, M. (2010) Stomosis arachnophila sp. n., a new kleptoparasitic species of freeloader flies (Diptera, Milichiidae). ZooKeys, 50, 91–96.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.50.505

Brantjes, N.B.M. (1980) Flower morphology of Aristolochia species and the consequences for pollination. Acta Botanica Neerlandica, 29, 212–213.

Brimley, C.S. (1942) Supplement to insects of North Carolina. North Carolina Department of Agriculture, Division of Entomology, Raleigh, N.C., 39 pp.

Brimley, C.S. (1967) Family Milichiidae. In: Insects of North Carolina, third supplement. North Carolina Department of Agriculture, Division of Entomology, Raleigh, N.C., 101 pp.

Coquillett, D.W. (1900) Report on a collection of dipterous insects from Puerto Rico. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 22, 249–270.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.22-1198.249

Curran, C.H. (1928) Insects of Porto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Diptera or two-winged flies. Scientific Survey of Porto Rico and the Virgin Islands, 11, 1–118.

Duda, O. (1935a) Beitrag zur Kenntnis der paläarktischen Madizinae. Natuurhistorisch Maandblad, 24, 14–16, 24–26, 37–40.

Duda, O. (1935b) Einige neue afrikanische akalyptrate Musciden (Diptera) des British Museum. Stylops, A Journal of Taxonomic Entomology, 4, 25–34.

Eisner, T., Eisner, M. & Deyrup, M. (1991) Coattraction of kleptoparasitic flies to heteropteran insects caught by orb-weaving spiders. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 88, 8194–8197.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.88.18.8194

Fabricius, J.C. (1805) Systema antliatorum secundum ordines, genera, species, adiectis synonymies, locis, observationibus, descriptionibus. Carolum Reichard, Brunsvigae, pp. XIV + 389 pp. [pp. I–XIV + 15–373 + 1–30]

Fallén, C.F. (1810) Specimen entomologicum novam Diptera disponendi methodum exhibens. Litteris Berlingianis, Lundae [= Lund], 26 pp, 1 Tafel.

Fallén, C.F. (1820) Oscinides Sveciae. Vol. 2. Litteris Berlingianis, Lundae [= Lund], 10 pp.

Fallén, C.F. (1823) Phytomyzides et Ochthidiae Sveciae. Litteris Berlingianis, Lund, 10 pp.

Ferrar, P. (1987) A guide to the breeding habits and immature stages of Diptera Cyclorrhapha. Entomonograph, 8 (1), 1–478. =E.J. Brill / Scandinavian Science Press, Leiden, Copenhagen]

Frey, R. (1927) Philippinische Dipteren IV. Fam. Lauxaniidae. Acta Societatis pro Fauna et Flora Fennica, 56, 1–44.

Giglio-Tos, E. (1895) Mission scientifique de M. Ch. Alluaud aux Îles Séchelles (Mars-Avril-Mai 1892) 5e mémoire. Diptères. Annales de la Société entomologique de France, 64, 353–368.

Hardy, D.E. & Delfinado, M.D. (1980) Family Milichiidae. In: Diptera: Cyclorrhapha III, Series Schizophora, Section Acalypterae, Exclusive of the Family Drosophilidae. Insects of Hawaii 13. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, pp. 351–367.

Hendel, F. (1902) Ueber die systematische Stellung der Dipterengattungen Pseudopomyza Strobl u. Rhicnoessa Lw. Wiener Entomologische Zeitung, 21, 261–264.

Hendel, F. (1903) Kritische Bemerkungen zur Systematik der Muscidae acalyptratae. I. Über die Sectio Milichiinae. Wiener entomologische Zeitung, 22, 249–252.

Hendel, F. (1924) Neue europäische Phyllomyza-Arten (Dipt. Milichiidae). Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift, 1924, 405–408.

Hendel, F. (1932) Die Ausbeute der deutschen Chaco-Expedition. 1925/26. Diptera XXX-XXXVI. Konowia, 11, 98–110, 115–145, figs. 1–15.

Hennig, W. (1937) 60a. Milichiidae et Carnidae. In: Linder, E. (Ed.), Die Fliegen der palaearktischen Region, 6 (1), pp. 1–91. [Schweizerbart, Stuttgart]

Hunter, S.J. (1914) Insect types and cotypes in Entomological Museum. Kansas University Science Bulletin, 8, 1–61.

Illingworth, J.F. (1928) Insects collected in the pineapple growing section on the Island of Lanai, August, 1927. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society, 7, 42–46.

Iwasa, M. (1996) The genus Desmometopa Loew (Diptera, Milichiidae) of Japan. Medical Entomology and Zoology, 47, 347–353.

Iwasa, M. (1999) The genus Milichiella Giglio-Tos (Diptera, Milichiidae) of Japan. Medical Entomology and Zoology, 50, 27–32.

Iwasa, M. (2003) The genus Phyllomyza Fallén (Diptera: Milichiidae) from Japan, with descriptions of four new species. Entomological Science, 6, 281–288.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1343-8786.2003.00031.x

Iwasa, M. (2011) New species and records of the genera Milichia Meigen and Milichiella Giglio-Tos (Diptera, Milichiidae) from the Oriental region and Seram Island. Entomological Science, 14, 192–197.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-8298.2010.00421.x

Johnson, C.W. (1910) Diptera of New Jersey. Annual report of the New Jersey State Museum, 1909 (1910), 703–814.

Loew, H. (1866) Diptera Americae septentrionalis indigena. Berliner entomologische Zeitschrift, 9, 127–186.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mmnd.18650090303

Malloch, J.R. (1913) A synopsis of the genera of Agromyzidae, with descriptions of new genera and species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 46, 127–154, pls. 4–6.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.46-2018.127

Malloch, J.R. (1934) Acalyptrata (concluded). In: Diptera of Patagonia and South Chile. Part 4 (Fascicle 5). British Museum (Nat. Hist.), London, pp. 393–489, pl. 8.

Melander, A.L. (1913) A Synopsis of the dipterous groups Agromyzidae, Milichiidae, Ochthiphilinae and Geomyzinae. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 21, 219–273, 283–300, pl. 8.

Melo, G.A.R. (1996) Notes on the nesting biology of Melipona capixaba (Hymenoptera, Apidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, 69, 207–210.

Meigen, J.W. (1830) Systematische Beschreibung der bekannten europäischen zweiflügeligen Insekten. Vol. 6. Schulzische Buchhandlung, Hamm, 401 pp.

Mik, J. (1887) Ueber Dipteren. I. Drei neue österreichische Dipteren. Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 37, 173–180, Taf. IV.

Papp, L. (1976) Milichiidae and Carnidae (Diptera) from Mongolia. Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae, 22, 369–387.

Papp, L. (1984a) Family Milichiidae. In: Soós, Á. & Papp, L. (Eds.), Catalogue of Palaearctic Diptera. Vol. 10. Clusiidae – Chloropidae. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, pp. 110–118.

Papp, L. (1984b) Cavericolous Milichiidae (Diptera): three new species from Fiji and Sri Lanka. Revue Suisse de zoologie, 91, 241–247

Papp, L. & Wheeler, T.A. (1998) 3.28. Family Milichiidae. In: Papp, L. & Darvas, B. (Eds.), Contributions to a Manual of Palaearctic Diptera. Vol. 3. Science Herald, Budapest, pp. 315–324.

Robinson, M.H. & Robinson, B. (1977) Associations between flies and spiders: bibiocommensalism and dipsoparasitism? Psyche, 84, 150–157.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1958) East African Milichiidae (Diptera). (Ergebnisse der Deutschen Zoologischen Ostafrika-Expedition 1951/52, Gruppe Linder – Stuttgart, Nr. 32). Stutttgarrter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, 4, 1–5.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1959) A revision of the genus Pholeomyia in North America (Diptera: Milichiidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 52, 316–331.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aesa/52.3.316

Sabrosky, C.W. (1964) Milichiidae and Chloropidae (Diptera) from the Batu Caves, Malaya. Pacific Insects, 6, 308–311.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1965a) Family Milichiidae. In: Stone, A.R., Sabrosky, C.W., Wirth, W.W., Foote, R.H. & Coulson, J.R. (Eds.), A catalog of the Diptera of America North of Mexico. Agricultural Handbook 276, Washington, pp. 728–733.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1965b) East African Milichiidae and Chloropidae (Diptera). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, 138, 1–8.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1973) Family Milichiidae. In: Papavero, N. (Ed.), A catalogue of the Diptera of the Americas South of the United States. Museu de Zoologia, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, 12 pp.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1977) Family Milichiidae. In: Delfinado, M.D. & Hardy, D.E. (Eds.), A catalog of the Diptera of the Oriental Region, 3, pp. 275–276. [Honolulu]

Sabrosky, C.W. (1980) 75. Family Milichiidae. In: Crosskey, R.W., Cogan, B.H. & Freeman, P. (Eds.), Catalogue of the Diptera of the Afrotropical Region. British Museum (Natural History), London, pp. 686–689.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1983) A synopsis of the world species of Desmometopa Loew (Diptera, Milichiidae. Contributions of the American Entomological Institute, 19, 1–69.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1987a) Chapter 79. Milichiidae. In: McAlpine, J.F., Peterson, B.V., Shewell, G.E., Teskey, H.J., Vockeroth, J.R. & Wood, D.M. (Eds.), Manual of Nearctic Diptera. Vol.2. Research Branch Monograph 28, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, pp. 1049–1067.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1987b) A new species of Leptometopa (Diptera, Milichiidae) from Madagascar pollinating Ceropegia (Asclepiadaceae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 89, 242–243.

Sabrosky, C.W. (1989) 78. Family: Milichiidae. In: Evenhuis, N. (Ed.), Catalog of the Diptera of the Australasian and Oceanian Regions. Bishop Museum Special Publications, 86, pp. 555–557. [Honolulu]

Schiner, J.R. (1868) Diptera (Art. 1). In: Wüllerstorf-Urbair, B. von (Ed.), Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair Zoologischer Theil. Vol. 2. (Abt. 1. Sec. B). K. Gerold’s Son, Wien, pp. 1–388, pls. 1–4.

Serra, A.L. (2002) Insecta- Diptera- Milichiidae (Phyllomyzidae, incl. Carnidae). Fauna da Amazonia Brasiliera, 18, 1–3.

Sivinski, J., Marshall, S. & Petersson, E. (1999) Kleptoparasitism and phoresy in the Diptera. Florida Entomologist, 82, 179–197.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3496570

Sivinski, J. & Stowe, M. (1980) A kleptoparasitic cecidomyiid and other flies associated with spiders. Psyche, 87, 337–348.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/1980/27685

Sturtevant, A.H. (1926) The seminal receptacles and accessory glands of the Diptera, with special reference to the Acalyptratae. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 34, 1–21.

Swann, J.E. (2000) Milichiidae (Diptera: Carmoidea). In: Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. & Marais, E. (Eds.), Dâures – biodiversity of the Brandberg Massif, Namibia . Cimbebasia Memoir 9, National Museum of Namibia, Windhoek, pp. 265–268.

Swann, J.E. (2010) 91. Milichiidae (milichiid flies). In: Brown, B.V., Borkent, A., Cumming, J.M., Wood, D.M., Woodley, N.E. & Zumbado, M.A. (Eds.), Manual of Central American Diptera. Vol.2. NRC Research Press, Ottawa, pp. 1125–1136.

Waller, D.A. (1980) Leaf-cutting ants and leaf-riding flies. Ecological Entomology, 5, 305–306.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2311.1980.tb01152.x

Wiegmann, B.M., Trautwein, M.D., Winkler, I.S., Barr, N.B., Kim, J-W., Lambkin, C., Bertone, M.A., Cassel, B.K., Bayless, K.M., Heimberg, A.M., Wheeler, B.M., Peterson, K.J., Pape, T., Sinclair, B.J., Skevington, J.H., Blagoderov, V., Caravas, J., Kutty, S.N., Schmidt-Ott, U., Kampmeier, G.E., Thompson, F.C., Grimaldi, D.A., Beckenbach, A.T., Courtney, G.W., Friedrich, M., Meier, R. & Yeates, D.K. (2011) Episodic radiations in the fly tree of life. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 5690–5695.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1012675108

Wild, A.L. & Brake, I. (2009) Field observations on Milichia patrizii ant-mugging flies (dipteral: Milichiidae: Milichiinae) in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. African Invertebrates, 50, 205–212.

Williston, S.W. (1896) On the Diptera of St. Vincent (West Indies). Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1896, 253–446.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2311.1896.tb00965.x

Wolda, H. & Sabrosky, C.W. (1986) Insect visitors to two forms of Aristolochia pilosa in Las Cumbres, Panama. Biotropica, 18, 295–299.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2388572

Xi, Y. & Yang, D. (2013) Four new species of Phyllomyza Fallén from China (Diptera, Milichiidae). Zootaxa, 3718, 575–582.
http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3718.6.5

Yang, C. (1998) The family Milichiidae new to Henan, with description of a new species (Diptera: Acalyptratae). Fauna and Taxonomy of Insects in Henan, 2, 95–96.




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4122.1.61

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


 
ISSN 1175-5326 (Print Edition) & ISSN 1175-5334 (Online Edition)
Published by Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand