Drosophila funebris

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Drosophila funebris
Drosophila funebris.jpg
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funebris species group
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D. funebris
Binomial name
Drosophila funebris
(Fabricius, 1787) [1]
Synonyms

Musca funebris Fabricius, 1787

Drosophila funebris is a species of fruit fly. It was originally described by Johan Christian Fabricius in 1787, and placed in the genus Musca but is now the type species of the paraphyletic genus Drosophila.[2] Drosophila funebris is a member of the Immigrans-tripunctata radiation of the subgenus Drosophila.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Drosophila funebris". Integrated Taxonomic Information System.
  2. ^ ICZN (2010). "OPINION 2245 (Case 3407) Drosophila Fallén, 1823 (Insecta, Diptera): Drosophila funebris Fabricius, 1787 is maintained as the type species" (PDF). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 67 (1): 106–115. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-04-27. Retrieved 2010-04-09.