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Silbomyia albonotata(Bigot, 1859)

Image acquired with permission from the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, United Kingdom.
Specimen collected by Wallace. Specimen locality: Makassar
Label transcription: [TYPE DIP: 427 Musca prospera Walker HOPE DEPT.OXFORD] [This specimen is certainly a syntype of M.prospera Walker, and seems no doubt it is "var. β" of his description. R.W.Crosskey det. 1963] [Silbomyia prosera Wlk Makassar Wallace E Mus Sarrnd. 1867 10] [Mak.] [Stilbomyia prospera, Walk. Named in Brit. Mus. by J.W.Yerbury, 1905.] [PARA-LECTO-TYPE] [PARALECTOTYPE ♂ of Musca prospera Walker det. R.W.Crosskey 1963]

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Taxon Information

Insecta: Diptera: Brachycera: Schizophora: Calyptratae: Oestroidea: Calliphoridae
Taxon Name (original as given on label):
Musca prospera
A.R. Wallace
Locality of Specimen:
Makassar (Mak.)
Specimen Repository:
Oxford University Museum of Natural History

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