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Neurochaetidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Ordo: Diptera
Subordo: Brachycera
Infraordo: Muscomorpha
Sectio: Schizophora
Subsectio: Acalyptrata
Superfamilia: Opomyzoidea
Suprafamilia: Asteioinea
Familia: Neurochaetidae
Genera: Neurochaeta - Nothoasteia - †Anthoclusia

References

* McAlpine, D.K. 1978: Description and biology of a new genus of flies related to Anthoclusia and representing a new family (Diptera, Schizophora, Neurochaetidae). Annals of the Natal Museum, 23: 273-295.
* McAlpine, D.K. 1988: Studies in upside-down flies (Diptera: Neurochaetidae). Part I. Systematics and phylogeny. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 110: 31-58.
* McAlpine, D.K. 1988: Studies in upside-down flies (Diptera: Neurochaetidae). Part II. Biology, adaptations and specific mating mechanisms. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 110: 59-82.
* McAlpine, D.K. 1993: Review of the upside-down flies (Diptera: Neurochaetidae) of Madagascar and Africa, and evolution of neurochaetid host plant associations. Records of the Australian Museum, 45: 221-239. Abstract
* McAlpine, D.K. 1998: 81. Neurochaetidae. Pp. 125-126 in: Oosterbroek, P. (ed): The families of Diptera of the Malay Archipelago. Brill: Boston.
* Woodley, N.E. 1982: Two new species of Neurochaeta McAlpine (Diptera: Neurochaetidae), with notes on cladistic relationships within the genus. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Washington, (10): 211-218.


links

* Tree of Life Web Project. 2007. Neurochaetidae. Upside-down flies. Version 29 November 2007 (temporary) in The Tree of Life Web Project


Vernacular names
English: upside-down flies

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