DIPTERA IN THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND DETERMINED BY FRANCIS WALKER (TEPHRITIDAE AND PLATYSTOMATIDAE)

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  • *Journal Series No. 2578 of the Hawaii Institute of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources.

Abstract

Twenty-seven specimens in the University of Queensland Tephritidae collection determined by Francis Walker have been restudied and placed in their correct combinations. Eighteen species are represented, all except 2 described by Walker. Only Adrama selecta Walker, Dacus curcubitae Coquillett, Dacus determinatus Walker, Dasyneura zonata Saunders, Sophira punctifera Walker, Strumeta helomyzoides Walker and Trypeta multistriga Walker are Tephritidae. The other 11, originally described as new species of Dacus F., are Platystomatidae.

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