Mating pair of Anthomyia procellaris, copyright Marcello Consolo.
Belongs within: Anthomyiidae.

Anthomyia is a widespread genus of flies characterised by contrasting dark markings on the grey thorax (Michelsen 2010).

<==Anthomyia Meigen 1803 F92 [incl. Craspedochoeta Macquart 1850 F92, Hylemyioide M10; Anthomyiini]
|–*A. pluvialis (Linnaeus 1758) [=Musca pluvialis] F92
|–‘Melinia’ angulata Tiensuu 1938 [=Craspedochoeta angulata] F92
|–‘Chortophila’ cannabina Stein 1916 [=Craspedochoeta cannabina] F92
|–A. confusa M10
|–A. illocata Walker 1856 F92
|–A. imbrida Rondani 1866 F92
|–A. koreana Suh & Kwon 1985 F92
|–A. liturata (Robineau-Desvoidy 1830) KP10 (see below for synonymy)
|–‘Hylemyia’ maura Stein 1908 [=Craspedochoeta pullula maura] F92
|–‘Craspedochoeta’ mimetica H87
|–A. oculifera Bigot 1885 M10, H72
|–A. ophiata M10
|–A. plumiseta Stein 1918 F92
|–A. procellaris Rondani 1866 F92
|–‘Craspedochoeta’ pullulula Fan 1984 F92
|–A. punctipennis Wiedemann 1830 M10, F92 [=*Craspedochoeta punctipennis F92]
|–A. serrata [=Scatophaga (Anthomyia) serrata] G20
`–A. sulciventris K01

Anthomyia liturata (Robineau-Desvoidy 1830) KP10 [=Craspedochoeta liturata F92; incl. Aricia pullula Zetterstedt 1845 F92]

*Type species of generic name indicated


[F92] Fan Z. 1992. Key to the Common Flies of China 2nd ed. Science Press: Beijing.

[G20] Goldfuss, G. A. 1820. Handbuch der Naturgeschichte vol. 3. Handbuch der Zoologie pt 1. Johann Leonhard Schrag: Nürnberg.

[H87] Huckett, H. C. 1987. Anthomyiidae. In: McAlpine, J. F. (ed.) Manual of Nearctic Diptera vol. 2 pp. 1099–1114. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada.

[K01] Kertész, K. 1901. Legyek [Dipteren]. In: Horváth, G. (ed.) Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazása [Dritte Asiatische Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy] vol. 2. Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazásának Állattani Eredményei [Zoologische Ergebnisse der Dritten Asiatischen Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy] pp. 179–201. Victor Hornyánszky: Budapest, and Karl W. Hierseman: Leipzig.

[KP10] Kutty, S. N., T. Pape, B. M. Wiegmann & R. Meier. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of the Calyptratae (Diptera: Cyclorrhapha) with an emphasis on the superfamily Oestroidea and the position of Mystacinobiidae and McAlpine’s fly. Systematic Entomology 35: 614–635.

[M10] Michelsen, V. 2010. Anthomyiidae (anthomyiid flies). In: Brown, B. V., A. Borkent, J. M. Cumming, D. M. Wood, N. E. Woodley & M. A. Zumbado (eds) Manual of Central American Diptera vol. 2 pp. 1271–1276. NRC Research Press: Ottawa.

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