Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Scatopse notata (Linnaeus, 1758)




Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information


Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


ACT, NSW, Vic: Australian Alps (AA), Flinders (FLI), Murray Darling Depression (MDD), Naracoorte Coastal Plain (NCP), NSW North Coast (NNC), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Coastal Plain (SCP), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Victorian Midlands (VM), Victorian Volcanic Plain (VVP)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • Australian Capital Territory
    • New South Wales: SE coastal
    • Victoria: SE coastal

Ecological Descriptors

Adult: volant.


General References

Cook, E.F. 1956. A contribution toward a monograph of the Scatopsidae (Diptera). Part VI. The genera Scatopse Geoffroy and Holoplagia Enderlein. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 49: 593-611 [598] (taxonomy, extralimital synonymy)

Cook, E.F. 1971. The Australian Scatopsidae. Australian Journal of Zoology Supplementary Series 8: 1-90 [Date published 15/11/1971] [6] (taxonomy)

Cook, E.F. 1974. A Synopsis of the Scatopsidae of the Palaearctic Part III. The Scatopsini. Journal of Natural History 8: 61-100 [71] (taxonomy)

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 1957. Opinion 441. Validation under the plenary powers of the names for five genera in the Order Diptera (Class Insecta) published in 1762 by Geoffroy (E.L.) in the work entitled "Histoire abrégée des insectes qui se trouvent aux environs de Paris." (Opinion supplementary to Opinion 228). Opinions and Declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 15: 83-120 [86] (nomenclature)

Kertész, K. 1902. Catalogus Dipterorum. Budapestini : Museum Nationale Hungaricum Vol. 1. [131] (full bibliography up to 1902, taxonomy)

Krivosheina, N.P. & Haenni, J.-P. 1986. Family Scatopsidae. pp. 297-310 in Soós, Á. & Papp, L. (eds). Catalogue of Palaearctic Diptera. Volume 4. Sciaridae—Anisopodidae. Amsterdam : Elsevier 441 pp. [308] (extralimital synonymy)

Laštovska, P. & Haenni J.-P. 1981. Scatopse globulicauda sp. from the European Alps, with notes on S. notata (Diptera, Scatopsidae). Acta Entomologica Bohemoslovaca 78: 340-347 [346] (observations)

Meigen, J.W. 1818. Systematische Beschreibung der bekannten europäischen zweiflügeligen Insekten. Erster Theil. Aachen : F.W. Forstmann xxxvi 332 pp. [300] (nov. comb. as Scatopse notata (Linnaeus, 1758))


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
02-May-2011 02-May-2011 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)