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Revision of Afrotropical Delia Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830 (Diptera: Anthomyiidae), with descriptions of six new species

by D M Ackland

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A must for agricultural entomologists   (2009-05-19)


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by coffinfly

This is a very comprehensive revision of one of the most economically (agriculturally) important groups of flies - Delia, whose larvae are phytophagous and infest various cereal crops and grasses. The work is based on a substantial material from all over Africa and privides detail descriptions of all 20 species encountered on the continent, including six species new to science. Easy-to-use keys for species identification are generously illustrated by the author.

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