• Studies on the Indian fauna of Drosophilidae

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      Drosophilidae; Leucophenga rimbickana ; Nesiodrosophila pleurostriata ; Stegana shirozui

    • Abstract


      Taxonomic account of three species representing three different genera of the family Drosophilidae is presented. Two of them,Leucophenga rimbickana andNesiodrosophila pleurostriata are described as new, whileStegana shirozui Okada is recorded for the first time from India. A list of Indian species of Drosophilidae excluding the genusDrosophila is also given.

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      O P Singh1 J P Gupta1

      1. Genetics Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221 005, India
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