ECOLOGICAL AND CYTOGENETIC STUDIES OF DROSOPHILA FLAVOPILOSA, A NEOTROPICAL SPECIES LIVING IN CESTRUM FLOWERS

@article{Brncic1966ECOLOGICALAC,
  title={ECOLOGICAL AND CYTOGENETIC STUDIES OF DROSOPHILA FLAVOPILOSA, A NEOTROPICAL SPECIES LIVING IN CESTRUM FLOWERS},
  author={D. Brncic},
  journal={Evolution},
  year={1966},
  volume={20}
}
  • D. Brncic
  • Published 1966
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Evolution
The flavopilosa group of species of Drosophila, subgenus Drosophila, was established for D. flavopilosa Frey and 13 other species from the Neotropical region (Wheeler et al., 1962). In Chile, the exclusive natural breeding and feeding sites of D. flavopilosa are the flowers of the solanaceous plant, Cestrum parqui L'Her. Recently, Dr. A. Hunter from the Los Andes University (Colombia) and the present author, found inside the flowers of another species of Cestrum (C. tomentosum Sandwith) near… Expand

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