Schizophora


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Schizophora

[ski′zäf·ə·rə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A series of the dipteran suborder Cyclorrhapha in which adults possess a frontal suture through which a distensible sac, or ptilinum, is pushed to help the organism escape from its pupal case.
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New species of Lonchaeidae (Diptera: Schizophora) from Japan and a re-evaluation of genus Seti squamalonchaea Morge.
Algunos grupos de figitidos son parasitoides primarios de dipteros (Diptera: Schizophora), presentes en habitats como minas de hojas, excrementos y carrona (Ronquist 1999, Buffington 2002, Fontal-Cazalla et al.
Review of the South African species of Micropezidae (Diptera: Schizophora), with first record of the Micropezinae from the Afrotropical Region.
Together they are grouped in the Syrphoidea, sister group of Schizophora (Cumming et al., 1995).
Catalogue of the type material of Neriidae (Diptera, Schizophora) in the collection of the Museum Fur Naturkunde Berlin, Germany.
Updated checklist and new records of Calyptratae carrion flies (Diptera, Schizophora) from Valle de Aburra and other localities in Colombia.
Phylogenetic systematics of the Milichiidae (Diptera, Schizophora).
New records of Namibian Tephritidae (Diptera: Schizophora), with notes on the classification of subfamily Tephritinae.