Biology 625
Supplemental visual material

Brachycera (Diptera) wing venation

Chrysops (Tabanidae)
(wings often with one or more transverse bands)
Tabanus (Tabanidae)
Musca (Muscidae)
(wing vein 4 bends upward to join costa near vein 3)
Stomoxys calcitrans (Muscidae)
Glossina (Glossinidae)
(closed cell between veins 4 and 5 forming "hatchet cell")
Cochliomyia hominivorax (Calliphoridae)
Wohlfartia vigil (Sarcophagidae)


Originals; line drawings by S.J. Upton

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