Taxonomic Study of some Species of Flower Flies (Diptera: Syrphidae) at Basrah Province

Authors

  • Abdul Rahman A. Atta Department of Plant Production, College of Agriculture, University of Basrah
  • Alaa S. Jabbar Department of Plant Production, College of Agriculture, University of Basrah
  • Ayad A. Abdulkader Department of Plant Production, College of Agriculture, University of Basrah

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37077/25200860.2019.207

Keywords:

Classification, Insect, Diptera, Syrphidae, Iraq

Abstract

The current study were carried out to identify of five species belong to the flower fly family Syrphidae, depending on male genitilia. They included Episyrphus balteatus De Geer, 1776; Eupeodes corollae Fabricius, 1794; Sphaerophoria scripta Linnaeus, 1758; Eristalinus aeneus Scopoli, 1763; Eristalis tenax Linnaeus, 1758, from some Basrah province.

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2019-12-31

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Atta, A. R. A., Jabbar, A. S., & Abdulkader, A. A. (2019). Taxonomic Study of some Species of Flower Flies (Diptera: Syrphidae) at Basrah Province. Basrah J. Agric. Sci., 32(2), 169-175. https://doi.org/10.37077/25200860.2019.207

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