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Wharton, R.A. 1982. Observations on the behaviour, phenology and habitat preferences of the mydas flies in the central Namib desert (Diptera: Mydidae). Annals of the Transvaal Museum, 33(9): 145-151


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Observations on the behaviour, phenology and habitat preferences of the mydas flies in the central Namib desert (Diptera: Mydidae).

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Of eleven mydid species known from Gobabeb, South West Africa/Namibia, nine are undescribed. Data on adult behaviour, seasonality, and habitat preferences are given for several of these species. Keywords: Behaviour, Diptera, Habitat preferences, Mydas flies, Mydidae, Phenology.

Year: 1982

Type: Journal Article

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