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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: SYSTEMATICS OF FLIES OF AGRICULTURAL IMPORTANCE Title: Evolution of the Diptera [invited Book Chapter]

Authors
item Woodley, Norman
item Borkent, Art - SALMON ARM,CANADA

Submitted to: Book Chapter
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: April 22, 2006
Publication Date: June 30, 2009
Citation: Woodley, N.E., A. Borkent and T. A. Wheeler. 2009. Phylogeny of the Diptera. In: Brown, B.V., Borkent, A., Cumming, J.M., Wood, D.M., Woodley, N.E., and Zumbado, M., editors. Manual of Central American Diptera. National Research Council Research Press, Ottawa, Canada. p.79-94.

Technical Abstract: The phylogenetic relationships of the major suprafamilial groups of Diptera is presented based on an indepth review of the literature. We used the Manual of Nearctic Diptera chapters on phylogeny of Diptera as the basis for this review, updated to reflect all known work on Diptera phylogeny since 1989. Suggestions are made for areas of future research.

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