Australia has three described Austroleptis species in this family.

Austroleptis multimaculata

IMG 2186

Austroleptis rhyphoides


Hardy, G. H. 1920. Australian Rhyphidae and Leptidae (Diptera). Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1919: 117-129.

Nagatomi, A. & Evenhuis, N. L. 2007. Family Austroleptidae [originally included in Rhagionidae]. In: Evenhuis, N. L. (ed.), Catalog of the Diptera of the Australasian and Oceanian Regions. (online version). Available at: . Last accessed: 12 January 2016.

Paramonov, S. J. 1962. A review of Australian Leptidae (Diptera). Australian Journal of Zoology 10: 113-169.