Simuliidae (Black Flies)

Subfamily Simuliinae
Genus Protaustrosimulium
Protaustrosimulium sp. female Protaustrosimulium sp. female Protaustrosimulium sp. female

Genus Austrocnephia
IMG 0800 2 IMG 0796

Pending ID – Simuliidae

Early January 2023
found dead
IMG 5551 IMG 5555 IMG 5559

Bugledich, E. M. E. (1999), Koch, K. & Lambkin C. (2011). Family Simuliidae. Australian Faunal Directory. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra. Available at: . Last accessed: 15 July 2019.

Craig, D. A., Currie, D. C., Gil-Azevedo, L. H. & Moulton, J. K. 2019. Austrocnephia, new genus, for five species of ‘Paracnephia’ (Diptera: Simuliidae), with a key to Australian black fly genera. Zootaxa 4627 (1): 001–092.

Crosskey, R. W. 2012. Family Simuliidae. In: Evenhuis, NL (ed.), Catalog of the Diptera of the Australasian and Oceanian Regions. (online version). Available at: . Last accessed: 6 September 2015.

Currie, D. C., Craig, D. A. & Moulton, J. K. 2018. A new genus, Protaustrosimulium, for four species of Australian black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae). Zootaxa 4521 (3): 301–334.

Mackerras, I. M. & Mackerras, M. J. 1949. Revisional notes on Australasian Simuliidae (Diptera). Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 73: 372-405.