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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: Nemestrinoidea

Familia: Acroceridae
Subfamilia: Cyrtinae
Genus: Turbopsebius
Species: T. brunnipennis – T. diligens – T. gagatinus – T. sulphuripes

Turbopsebius Schlinger, 1972: 425

Type species: Opsebius diligens Osten Sacken, 1877, by original designation.
Primary references

Schlinger, E.I. 1972. New east Asian and American genera of the “Cyrtus-Opsebius” branch of the Acroceridae (Diptera). Pacific insects 14(2): 409–428. PDF


Nomenclator Zoologicus

Turbopsebius is a genus of small-headed flies in the family Acroceridae. There are about four described species in Turbopsebius.[2][3][4][5]

These four species belong to the genus Turbopsebius:

Turbopsebius brunnipennis (Sabrosky, 1948) c g
Turbopsebius diligens (Osten Sacken, 1877) i c g b[6]
Turbopsebius gagatinus (Loew, 1866) c g
Turbopsebius sulphuripes (Loew, 1869) i c g b

Data sources: i = ITIS,[2] c = Catalogue of Life,[3] g = GBIF,[4] b =[5]

Schlinger, Evert I. (1972). "New East Asian and American genera of the "Cyrtus-Opsebius" branch of the Acroceridae (Diptera)" (PDF). Pacific Insects. 14 (2): 409–428.
"Turbopsebius Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-04-26.
"Browse Turbopsebius". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-04-26.
"Turbopsebius". GBIF. Retrieved 2018-04-26.
"Turbopsebius Genus: Information". Retrieved 2018-04-26.

Osten Sacken, C.R. (1877). "Western Diptera: Descriptions of new genera and species of Diptera from the region west of the Mississippi and especially from California". Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories. 3 (189–354). doi:10.5962/bhl.title.57939.

Further reading

McAlpine, J. F.; Petersen, B. V.; Shewell, G. E.; Teskey, H. J.; Vockeroth, J. R.; Wood, D. M., eds. (1981). Manual of Nearctic Diptera, Volume I. Agriculture Canada, Research Branch. ISBN 978-0-660-10731-8.

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