deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Asiloid Flies
deciphering their diversity and evolutionary history

Sample of Asiloid Flies

A redescription of 'Asilus' alastor Walker, and its transfer to the genus Apiocera (Diptera: Apioceridae)

A redescription of 'Asilus' alastor Walker, and its transfer to the genus Apiocera (Diptera: Apioceridae)
Journal Article
1968
Stuckenberg, BR
Annals of the Natal Museum
20
123–125
Afrotropical, Apiocera (Ripidosyrma), Apioceridae

The South African species Asilus alastor Walker, 1849, described in Asilidae, is redescribed from the type specimen and transferred to the genus Apiocera Westwood, in the family Apioceridae. Walker's species is not closely related to the other two species of Apiocera known from South Africa.

http://hdl.handle.net/10499/AJ700