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Thyreophora cynophila Panzer, 1794 (1798?; Sack?)

Bone skipper

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Musca cynophila Panzer, 1794 (1798?; Sack?)

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1850?

Rediscovered in 2009

 

Distribution

Europe (including Spain)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Azémar, F., Cazaban, F. and Pelozuelo, L. (2020). Breaking the silence: how shedding light on the bone-skipper
Pyrenees mountains, France. Biodiversity Data Journal 8: e54868. https://doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.8.e54868

Carles-Tolrá, M. (2011). Primera cita de Thyreophora cynophila (Panzer) sobre cadáveres de aves (Diptera: Piophilidae: Thyreophorina). Boletín de la Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa, 49: 355−356.

Carles-Tolrá, M. and Cañete, Saiz F. J. (2012). Primera cita de Thyreophora cynophila (Panzer) para la provincia de Cuenca (España) (Diptera: Piophilidae: Thyreophorina). Boletín de la Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa 50: 254.

Carles-Tolrá, M., Compaired, F. and Vlasco, J. (2011). Thyreophora cynophila (Panzer), Centrophlebomyia furcata (fabricius) and other dipterans associated to winter carcasses (Insecta: Diptera). Boletín de la Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa 48: 217-220.

Miguel Carles-Tolrá, Pablo C. Rodríguez and Julio Verdú (2010). Thyreophora cynophila (Panzer, 1794): collected in Spain 160 years after it was thought to be extinct (Diptera: Piophilidae: Thyreophorini). Boletín de la Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa 46: 1–7.

Freidberg, Amnon. (1981). Taxonomy, natural history and immature stages of the bone-skipper, Centrophlebomyia furcata (Fabricius) (Diptera: Piophilidae, Thyreophorina). Entomologica Scandinavica 12(3): 320-326. [Abstract]

Martín-Vega, Daniel and Baz, Arturo. (2011). Could the “vulture restaurants” be a lifeboat for the recently rediscovered bone-skippers (Diptera, Piophilidae). Journal of Insect Conservation 15(5): 747-753. [Abstract]

Martín-Vega, Daniel and Baz, Arturo. (2014). Comparative larval morphology of the European bone-skippers, Thyreophora cynophila (Panzer, 1798) and Centrophlebomyia furcata (Fabricius, 1794) (Diptera: Piophilidae), with notes on their coexistence and natural history. Journal of Natural History 48(5-6): 285-299. [Abstract]

Daniel Martín-Vega, Arturo Beza and Verner Michelsen (2010). Back from the dead: Thyreophora cynophila (Panzer, 1798) (Diptera: Piophilidae) ‘globally extinct’ fugitive in Spain". Systematic Entomology 35(4): 607-613. [Abstract]

Mei, Maurizio, Whitmore, Daniel, Giudice, Giuseppe Lo and Cerretti, Pierfilippo. (2013). A neotype designation for the bone-skipper Centrophlebomyia anthropophaga (Diptera, Piophilidae, Thyreophorina), with a review of the Palaearctic species of Centrophlebomyia. ZooKeys 310: 7-28. [automatic download]

Robineau-Desvoidy, J. B. (1842). Note sur le Thyreophora cynophila. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 10 (1841): 273.

Zaldivar Ezquerro C, Rodrìguez PC, Gòmez Vargas J. (2011). Thyreophora cynophila (Panzer, 1798) (Diptera: Piophilidae: Thyreophorini): distribution area in La Rioja (Spain). Boletín de la Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa 48: 403-405.

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