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An illustrated key to fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Peninsular India and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
An illustrated key and a checklist are provided for 126 species of fruit flies under 46 genera in four subfamilies namely Dacinae, Phytalmiinae, Tephritinae and Trypetinae. Among these, AcroceratitisExpand
An illustrated key to fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Peninsular India and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Zootaxa, 3021, 1–31. (Erratum)
An illustrated key and a checklist are provided for 126 species of fruit flies under 46 genera in four subfamilies namely Dacinae, Phytalmiinae, Tephritinae and Trypetinae. Among these, AcroceratitisExpand
New species, new records and updated subgeneric key of Bactrocera Macquart (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae: Dacini) from India.
Two new species of genus Bactrocera Macquart, namely B. (Sinodacus) brevipunctata David and Hancock, sp. nov. and B. (Bactrocera) furcata David and Hancock, sp. nov., are described from India. B.Expand
Two new species and a new record of Bactrocera Macquart (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae: Dacini) from India.
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Two new species of Bactrocera Macquart are described from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Karnataka, India, respectively. Expand
Two new species of Acroceratitis Hendel (Diptera: Tephritidae) and an updated key for the species from India.
Two new species of genus Acroceratitis Hendel, namely A. parastriata David & Hancock , sp. nov. and A. breviscapa David, Ramani & Hancock, sp. nov., are described from India. A. histrionica (deExpand
New species, redescriptions and phylogenetic revision of tribe Dacini (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae) from India based on morphological characters.
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An analysis of phylogenetic relationships between three genera of the tribe Dacini from India based on morphological characters has been attempted for the first time, revealing similarities between Dacus and Zeugodacus with respect to epandrial shape and praeputium patterning. Expand
New species and records of Trypetinae (Diptera: Tephritidae) from India.
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Two new species of the subfamily Trypetinae, Acidoxantha galibeedu David & Ramani and Philophylla lachung Singh & David, sp. Expand
Distribution of Bactrocera Macquart (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Kerala with special reference to the Western Ghats.
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An attempt was made to understand the spatial distribution of the economicallyimportant fruit flies in Kerala using Global Positioning System (GPS) and their distribution patterns are presented. Expand