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The Resource Synopsis of the North American Syrphidae, by Samuel W. Williston

Synopsis of the North American Syrphidae, by Samuel W. Williston

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Synopsis of the North American Syrphidae
Title
Synopsis of the North American Syrphidae
Statement of responsibility
by Samuel W. Williston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • The family of Syrphidae is one of the most extensive in the order of Diptera. Nearly or quite two thousand species are known from throughout the world, and many new forms are constantly being added. They contain among them many of the brightest-colored flies, and numerous specimens are sure to appear in every general collection of insects. None are injurious in their habits to man's economy, and many of them are very beneficial. In this work, about three hundard species are described from the region north of Mexico. That there are many more species within these limits is certain, especially in the southern and western regions
  • The family is easily and exactly defined; with but few exceptions by the presence of a spurious vein of the wings alone; in all, by the structure of the head and the neuration
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1851-1918
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Williston, Samuel Wendell
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
  • Bulletin of the United States National Museum
  • Smithsonian Institution publication
Series volume
  • no. 31
  • 653
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Diptera
Label
Synopsis of the North American Syrphidae, by Samuel W. Williston
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Index
Control code
18916558
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 335 pages
Lccn
s 13000136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1332131
Label
Synopsis of the North American Syrphidae, by Samuel W. Williston
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Index
Control code
18916558
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 335 pages
Lccn
s 13000136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1332131

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