Celyphidae


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Celyphidae

[se′lif·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of myodarian cyclorrhaphous dipteran insects in the subsection Acalypteratae.
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In Celyphidae, he described the only two known Afrotropical species of Spaniocelyphus Hendel, 1914 (Stuckenberg 1960).
Two new African species ofSpaniocelyphus Hendel (Diptera, Celyphidae).
Two new African species of Spaniocelyphus Hendel (Diptera, Celyphidae).
These are reported from the dipterous families Celyphidae, Curtonotidae (as Drosophilidae), Chloropidae, Diopsidae, Lauxaniidae, Psilidae, Richardiidae, Tephritidae and various unidentified flies (Balazuc 1980; Lee & Majewski 1986; Rossi & Kotrba 2004; Rossi & Ponziani 2008; Rossi 1986, 1987; Thaxter 1901, 1902, 1917, 1918).
A revision of the Celyphidae (Diptera) from the Philippine islands.