deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Asiloid Flies
deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Sample of Asiloid Flies

Bibliography of asiloid flies available online

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E. Daecke, [Notes and news] Mydas fulvifrons Illiger, Entomological News, vol. 17, pp. 347–347, 1906.
C. F. Adams, Notes on and description of North American Diptera, The University of Kansas Science Bulletin, vol. 2, pp. 433–455, 1904.
S. J. Paramonov, Notes on Australian Diptera. XVIII. Some new mydaids, Annals and Magazine of Natural History (ser. 12), vol. 8, pp. 134–135, 1955.
S. J. Paramonov, Notes on Australian Diptera. XXXIX. Some new mydaids, Annals and Magazine of Natural History (ser. 13), vol. 4, pp. 103–107, 1961.
S. J. Paramonov, Notes on Australian Diptera. XXXV. Some new apiocerids, Annals and Magazine of Natural History (ser. 13), vol. 4, pp. 107–110, 1961.
D. E. Hardy, Notes on Diptera in Snow Entomological Collection, Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, vol. 15, pp. 643–645, 1942.
M. T. James, Notes on some North American Mydaidae (Diptera), Entomological News, vol. 49, pp. 63–64, 1938.
K. Zhang, Yang, D., and Ren, D., Notes on the extinct family Protapioceridae, with description of a new species from China (Insecta: Diptera: Asiloidea), Zootaxa, vol. 1530, pp. 27–32, 2007.
K. M. I. English, Notes on the morphology and biology of Apiocera maritima Hardy (Diptera, Apioceridae), Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, vol. 71, pp. 296–302, 1946.
M. Bezzi, Nouve specie di ditteri della Cirenaica, Bollettino della Societa Entomologica Italiana, vol. 58, pp. 81–90, 1926.
J. F. Zikan, Novas observa{\c c}ões sôbre a biologia de Mydas (Dipt.) e sua rela{\c c}ão com os formigueiros de saúva, Boletim de Ministério da Agricultura, vol. 33, pp. 43–55, 1944.
E. P. Reed and Ruiz, F. P., Nuevas especies de Mydaidae de Chile (Diptera), Revista de Entomologia, vol. 12, pp. 487–493, 1941.
M. Carles-Tolrá, Nuevos datos sobre d{\'ıpteros iberobaleares (Diptera: Orthorrhapha y Cyclorrhapha), Bolet{\'ın de la Asociación Española de Entomolog{\'ıa, vol. 25, pp. 53–95, 2001.
S. K. Mohammed, Perissocerus dumonti Séguy as a new record from Egypt (Mydidae - Brachycera - Diptera), Bulletin de la Société Entomologique d'Egypte, vol. 69, pp. 235–238, 1990.
T. Becker and Stein, P., Persische Dipteren von den Expeditionen des Herrn N. Zarudny 1898 und 1901, Annuaire du Musée zoologique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg (1912), vol. 17, pp. 503–654, 1913.
T. Dikow, A phylogenetic hypothesis for Asilidae based on a total evidence analysis of morphological and DNA sequence data (Insecta: Diptera: Brachycera: Asiloidea), Organisms, Diversity & Evolution, vol. 9, pp. 165–188, 2009.
T. Dikow, Phylogeny of Asilidae inferred from morphological characters of imagines (Insecta: Diptera: Brachycera: Asiloidea), Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, vol. 319, pp. 1–175, 2009.
G. H. Hardy, On the phylogeny of some Diptera Brachycera, Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, vol. 52, pp. 380–386, 1927.
K. J. Kingsley, Population dynamics, resource use, and conservation needs of the delhi sands flower-loving fly (Rhaphiomidas terminatus abdominalis Cazier) (Diptera: Mydidae), an Endangered Species, Journal of Insect Conservation, vol. 6, pp. 93–101, 2002.
P. A. Latreille, Précis des caractères génériques des insectes, disposés dans un ordre naturel par le Citoyen Latreille. Paris: Prèvot, 1797.
J. R. Malloch, A preliminary classification of Diptera, exclusive of Pupiparia, based upon larval and pupal characters, with keys to the imagines in certain families. Part I, Bulletin of the Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History, vol. 12, pp. 161–409, 1917.
C. R. Osten-Sacken, Preliminary notice of a subdivision of the Suborder Orthorrhapha Brachycera (Dipt.) on chaetotactic principles, Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift, vol. 41, pp. 365–373, 1896.
G. H. Hardy, A preliminary revision of some genera belonging to the Diptera Brachycera of Australia, Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, vol. 46, pp. 285–300, 1921.
S. Grandberry and Naganao, C., Protecting a Flower-loving fly, Endangered Species Bulletin, vol. 23, pp. 24–25, 1998.
C. L. Hogue, The pupa of Rhaphiomidas terminatus Cazier (Diptera: Apioceridae), Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, vol. 66, pp. 49–53, 1967.
M. Steinberg, Dorsett, D., Shah, C., Jones, C. E., and Burk, J., Pupal case of Rhaphiomidas acton Coquillett (Diptera: Mydidae) and behavior of newly-emerged adult, Pan-Pacific Entomologist, vol. 74, pp. 178–180, 1998.
F. Claude-Joseph, Recherches biologiques sur les prédateurs du Chili, Annales des sciences naturelles, Zoologie (ser. 10), vol. 11, pp. 67–207, 1928.
R. Lavigne, Redescription of Apiocera clavator with notes on its behavior (Diptera: Apioceridae), Annals of the Entomological Society of America, vol. 68, pp. 673–676, 1975.
B. R. Stuckenberg, A redescription of 'Asilus' alastor Walker, and its transfer to the genus Apiocera (Diptera: Apioceridae), Annals of the Natal Museum, vol. 20, pp. 123–125, 1968.
G. Ballmer, Rediscovering the thick-snouted giant flower-loving fly, Newsletter Friends of the Entomology Research Museum, vol. 31, pp. 6–7, 2009.
J. R. Schiner, Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde, vol. Zoologischer Theil, Zweiter Band, Erste Abtheilung B, B. von Wüllersdorf-Arbair Wien: Kaiserlich-Königliche Hof- und Staatsdruckeri, 1868, pp. 1–388.
D. K. Yeates, Relationships of extant lower Brachycera (Diptera): a quantitative synthesis of morphological characters, Zoologica Scripta, vol. 31, pp. 105–121, 2002.
B. R. Stuckenberg, A remarkable new genus and species of Apioceridae in South Africa (Diptera), Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines, vol. 73, pp. 106–120, 1966.
S. J. Paramonov, A review of Australian Apioceridae (Diptera), Australian Journal of Zoology, vol. 1, pp. 449–536, 1953.
S. J. Paramonov, A review of Australian Mydaidae (Diptera), Bulletin Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia, vol. 255, pp. 1–32, 1950.
T. Dikow, Review of Namibimydas Hesse, 1972 and Nothomydas Hesse, 1969 (Diptera: Mydidae: Syllegomydinae: Halterorchini) with the description of new species, African Invertebrates, vol. 53, pp. 79-111, 2012.
R. A. Cannings, A review of the distribution and natural history of Apiocera barri and Nemomydas pantherinus (Diptera: Apioceridae and Mydidae), two rare asiloid flies from the southern interior of British Columbia, Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia, vol. 103, pp. 55–60, 2006.
R. H. Painter, A review of the genus Apiocera Westwood from North America, (Apioceridae, Diptera), Annals of the Entomological Society of America, vol. 25, pp. 350–356, 1932.
J. L. Welch and Kondratieff, B. C., Review of the genus Mydas (Diptera: Mydidae): The xanthopterous group of southwestern United States and Mexico, Annals of the Entomological Society of America, vol. 83, pp. 142–148, 1990.
B. C. Kondratieff and Fitzgerald, S. J., Review of the mydid genus Opomydas Curran (Diptera: Mydidae), Annals of the Entomological Society of America, vol. 89, pp. 348–353, 1996.
S. J. Fitzgerald and Kondratieff, B. C., A review of the mydid genus Pseudonomoneura Bequaert (Diptera: Mydidae), with the description of two new species, Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, vol. 97, pp. 22–34, 1995.
M. E. Irwin and Wiegmann, B. M., A review of the southern African genus Tongamya (Diptera: Mydidae: Megascelinae), with a molecular assessment of the phylogenetic placement of Tongamya and the Megascelinae, African Invertebrates, vol. 42, pp. 225–253, 2001.
E. Séguy, Revision des espèces du genre Rhopalia Macquart et description d'une espèce nouvelle du Nord de l'Afrique (Dipt. Mydaidae), Revue fran{\c c}aise d'entomologie, vol. 7, pp. 159–161, 1941.
D. K. Yeates, Revision of African Apiocera (Diptera: Apioceridae), Annals of the Natal Museum, vol. 35, pp. 123–131, 1994.