Check List 9(5): 1091-1097, doi: 10.15560/9.5.1091
Geographic distribution of Epiplateinae Steyskal (Diptera: Richardiidae): New records and distribution maps
expand article infoLisiane Dilli Wendt, Rosaly Ale-Rocha
‡ Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA), Brazil
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Epiplateinae is a small subfamily of Richardiidae composed by three genera: Automola Loew, Epiplatea Loew and Omomyia Coquillett. Automola and Epiplatea have three and five valid species, respectively; both are widespread in the Neotropical Region. Omomyia has three valid species, which are restricted to arid areas of the southwestern United States. A list of all species of Epiplateinae, their previously known distribution and new records are provided. Material examined and maps with the geographic distribution of each species are also provided.