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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Antliophora
Ordo: Diptera
Subordo: Brachycera
Infraordo: Asilomorpha
Superfamilia: Empidoidea
Family: Ragadidae
Subfamily: Ragadinae
Genus: Hydropeza
Species (12): H. agnetis – H. akatarawa – H. clarae – H. curicoa – H. daviesi – H. longipennae – H. milleri – H. paniculata – H. queenslandensis – H. tutoko – H. vockerothi – H. wardi

[sources: Sinclair & McLellan (2004), Sinclair & Plant (2007)]

Hydropeza Sinclair, 1999
Original status: valid genus
Gender: feminine ['Its gender is feminine' - Sinclair (1999: 135)]
Type species: Trichopeza longipennae Miller, 1923
Fixation: original designation [p. 135, 'Type-species: Hydropeza longipennae (Miller)'] [and monotypy]


Miller, D. 1923: Material for a monograph on the Diptera fauna of New Zealand: part III--family Empididae. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute, 54: 437–464.
Sinclair, B.J. 1999: Review of the genera Dipsomyia Bezzi, Zanclotus Wilder, and an allied new Gondwanan genus (Diptera: Empidoidea, Ragas-group). Entomological science, 2(1): 131–145.
Sinclair, B.J. 2018. Correct original spelling of Hydropeza queenslandensis Sinclair (Diptera: Empididae). Zootaxa 4433(2): 386–386. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4433.2.8 Paywall Reference page.
Sinclair, B.J.; McLellan, I.D. 2004: Revision of the New Zealand species of Hydropeza Sinclair (Diptera: Empidoidea: Ragas-group). Invertebrate systematics, 18: 627–647. DOI: 10.1071/IS04015
Sinclair, B.J.; Plant, A.R. 2007(2008?): A new species of Hydropeza Sinclair from Chile (Diptera: Empididae). Acta entomológica chilena, 31(2): 7–10.


Nomenclator Zoologicus
Catalogue of Life: 2010 Annual Checklist [differs from list of species given above by exclusion of H. curicoa
, H. longipennae
& H. tutoko

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