Sargus is a genus of soldier flies in the family Stratiomyidae. There are at least 130 described species in Sargus.[2][3][1][4]

Sargus
Sargus flavipes (Yellow-legged Centurion) - female.jpg
Sargus flavipes, Yellow-legged Centurion
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Stratiomyidae
Subfamily: Sarginae
Genus: Sargus
Fabricius, 1798
Type species
Musca cuprarius
Synonyms[1]
  • Himantoloba McFadden, 1970
  • Chrysonotus Loew, 1855
  • Geosargus Bezzi, 1907
Sargus fasciatus

Selected SpeciesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Sargus Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-03-08.
  2. ^ Stubbs, A. & Drake, M. (2001). British Soldierflies and Their Allies: A Field Guide to the Larger British Brachycera. British Entomological & Natural History Society. pp. 512 pp. ISBN 1-899935-04-5.
  3. ^ "Sargus Genus Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2018-03-08.
  4. ^ "Browse Sargus". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-03-08.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i James, Maurice T.; McFadden, Max W. (1982). "The Sarginae (Diptera, Stratiomyidae) of Middle America". Melanderia. 40: x + 50.
  6. ^ Meunier, F. (1902). "Les Culicidae de l'ambre". Revue Sci. Bourbon. Cent. Fr. 15: 199–200.
  7. ^ Wulp, F. M. van der (1896). Catalogue of the described Diptera from south Asia. The Hague. pp. iv + 219 + 1 errata. Retrieved 21 August 2017.
  8. ^ a b Woodley, N. E. (2001). "A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)". Myia. 11: vi+475.

External linksEdit

  •   Media related to Sargus at Wikimedia Commons