What is Diptera?

  • (noun): A large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies.
    Synonyms: order Diptera

Some articles on diptera:

Paul Gustav Eduard Speiser - Works
... Partial list 1900 ... Venti Specie di Zanzare(Culicidae)Italiane Classate e Descritte e Indicate Secondo la Loro Distribuzione corologica ...
Curtis Williams Sabrosky - Partial List Publications
... Insects of Macquarie Island Diptera Chloropidae, Milichidae Pacific Insects 4 (4) 308-311 (1964) ... pdf 1999, Family-Group Names in Diptera, Myia, 101-576 ... A Catalog of the Diptera of America north of Mexico ...
Paleoentomology - Evolutionary History - Triassic
... Coleoptera Carabidae, Staphylinidae, and Trachypachidae from Hymenoptera Xyelidae From Diptera Anisopodidae, Chironomidae, and Tipulidae ... The first flies (Diptera), Hymenoptera, and true dragonflies (Odonata), Heteroptera, and Thysanoptera ... The first true species of Diptera are known from the Middle Triassic, becoming widespread during the Middle and Late Triassic ...
Antillocladius - Bibliography
... (1986) The pupae of Orthocladiinae (Diptera Chironomidae) of the Holarctic region ... (1983) The larvae of Orthocladiinae (Diptera Chironomidae) of the Holarctic region ... (1989) The adult males of Orthocladiinae (Diptera Chironomidae) of the Holarctic region - Keys and diagnoses ...
Günter Morge
... (13 August 1925 in Leipzig – 21 January 1984) was a German entomologist who specialised in Diptera ... in Berlin mostly on Acalyptrate Diptera.He was also, sometime, curator of the large Diptera collections at Admont Abbey ...