Conopidae


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Conopidae

[kə′näp·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The wasp flies, a family of dipteran insects in the suborder Cyclorrhapha.
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Stuke offers an extremely detailed and scholarly compendium of all known insects in the family Conopidae (thick-headed flies), categorized since 1919.
of Pipunculidae, of Agromyzidae, of Drosophilidae, of Sepsidae, of Conopidae (Zodion sp.
A taxonomic revision of Australian Conopidae (Insecta: Diptera).
The biology and taxonomy of the genus Stylogaster Macquart, 1835 (Diptera: Conopidae, Stylogasterinae) in the Ethiopian and Malagasy Regions.
The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma, Diptera (Pipunculidae, Syrphidae, Conopidae and Cesteridae).
Familia Especies Ejemplares Sciaridae 1 11 Dolichopididae 4 16 Richardiidae 1 3 Bibionidae 1 7 Micropezidae 1 7 Calliphoridae 1 3 Muscidae 2 3 Tephritidae 1 1 Syrphidae 3 6 Conopidae 1 1 Drosophilidae 1 4 Loncheidae 1 14 Psychodidae 1 1 Chironomidae 1 1 Sciomicyzidae 1 1 Pipunculidae 1 2 Sepsidae 1 2 Asyliidae 1 2 Sarcophagidae 1 1 Tabla 2.
The following 17 Dipteran families were recorded for both sites: Tabanidae, Stratiomyidae, Asilidae, Culicidae, Mycetophilidae, Tachinidae, Muscidae, Tipulidae, Anthomyiidae, Bombyliidae, Tanypezidae, Syrphidae, Sciaridae, Pipunculidae, Chironomidae, Dolichopodidae, and Conopidae.
Danaus gilippus, milkweed bugs (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae: Lygaeus and Oncopeltus), wasps (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae, Scoliidae, Sphecidae, Vespidae), and Diptera (Bombyliidae, Conopidae, Stratiomyidae) were not observed removing pollinia in either year [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 3 OMITTED], although pollinia were found in small quantities on some of these visitors in our haphazard collections.
Conopidae and Ephydridae are each represented by 9 species on saw palmetto flowers, a number that accounts for 56.
Simuliidae, Bombyliidae, Empididae, Syrphidae, Tachinidae, Muscidae, Phycodromidae, Borboridae, Trypetidae, Ephydridae, Drosophilidae, Geomyzidae, Agromyzidae, Conopidae.
The genus Stylogaster Macquart, 1835 is a remarkable group of Conopidae Latreille, 1802 with an unusual morphology and biology.
He was a German dipterist, whose contribution to the study of Conopidae, especially the Afrotropical species, was considerable.