Occurrence data of Ectyphus and Parec…

Occurrence dataset published by ZooKeys

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Summary

Full Title

Occurrence data of Ectyphus and Parectyphus (Diptera: Asiloidea: Mydidae)

Description

Occurrence data of two Mydidae genera from Namibia, Kenya, and South Africa - Ectyphus Gerstaecker, 1868 and Parectyphus Hesse, 1972 - based on a new taxonomic revision published in ZooKeys in 2010.

Purpose

The occurrence data are made available as a unique data-set in order to facilitate the test of the species and distributional hypotheses postulated in this taxonomic revision/review.

Temporal coverages

Date range: Nov 30, 1834 - Dec 14, 1988

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Administrative contact
Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC United States +1 202 633 1005
Metadata author
Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC United States +1 202 633 1005
Originator
Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC United States +1 202 633 1005

doi:10.3897/zookeys.73.840

Published by

ZooKeys

Publication Date

Feb 15, 2012

Registration Date

Feb 15, 2012

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Pensoft Data Publishing Center

Alternative Identifiers

  • DOI http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.15468…
  • GBIF Portal ID http://data.gbif.org/datasets/…

External Data

Metadata Documents

71 Georeferenced data

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Description

primarily South Africa, but also in Namibia and Kenya

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Principal investigator
Torsten Dikow
Research Entomologist
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW 20004 Washington DC United States +1 202 633 1005
Principal investigator
Torsten Dikow

Taxonomic Coverage

Phylogeny, revisionary taxonomy & the fossil record of asiloid flies (Diptera: Apioceridae, Asilidae, Mydidae)

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Study area description

world-wide

Design description

Taxonomic and phylogenetic research on Apioceridae, Asilidae, and Mydidae flies.

Funding

U.S. National Science Foundation (DEB 0919333)

Project Personnel

Principal investigator
Torsten Dikow