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Genus Microdon

 
 
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Biology of Microdon fuscipennis (Diptera: Syrphidae) with interpretations of the reproductive strategies of Microdon species...
By Duffield R.M.
Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 83: 716-724, 1981
Full title: Biology of Microdon fuscipennis (Diptera: Syrphidae) with interpretations of the reproductive strategies of Microdon found north of Mexico
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Cocoon mimicry and predation by myrmecophilous Diptera (Diptera: Syrphidae)
By Garnett W.B., Akre R.D., Sehlke G.
Florida Entomologist 68: 615-621, 1985

Revisionary notes on nearctic Microdon flies (Diptera: Syrphidae)
By Thompson F.C.
Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 83: 725-758, 1981

Generic revision and species classification of the Microdontinae (Diptera, Syrphidae)
By Reemer M., Ståhls G.
ZooKeys 288: 1–213, 2013
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major overhaul of the classification, with 10 new genera described and 267 new combinations; Microdon lost ~60% of its members to other genera

A generic conspectus of the Microdontinae (Diptera: Syrphidae) with the description of two new genera from Africa and China
By Cheng X.-Y., Thompson F.C.
Zootaxa 1879: 21–48, 2008

Syrphidae of Southern Illinois: Diversity, floral associations, and preliminary assessment of their efficacy as pollinators.
By Jacob L. Chisausky et al.
Biodiversity Data Journal 8: e57331, 2020
Just out, 29 Oct. 2020 -
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Species accounts of European Syrphidae (Diptera), 2014
By Speight M.C.D.
Syrph the Net, the database of European Syrphidae 78, 321 pp., 2014

Field Guide to the Flower Flies of Northeastern North America
By Jeffrey H. Skevington and Michelle M. Locke, Andrew D. Young, Kevin Moran, William J. Crins and Stephen A. Marshall
Princeton University Press, 2019
More than 500 pages on Syrphidae! Illustrated with photographs, including some by BugGuide members.Publisher's website:
https://press.princeton.edu/titles/14224.html

 
 
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