■ The Tachinid Times, Issue 23, February 2010

Jim O’Hara, editor
Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1A 0C6
Correspondence: james.ohara@agr.gc.ca

This issue of the annual newsletter The Tachinid Times was distributed simultaneously in hardcopy and over the Internet (as a PDF document) in February 2010. It can be viewed here or downloaded as a searchable PDF file with the same pagination as in the original hardcopy edition.

Contents of Issue 23


  • A modest (?) proposal: the phylogeny and evolution of world Tachinidae (Diptera)
    by J.O. Stireman III
  • Notes on the Tachinidae of Serbia and Montenegro
    by T. Zeegers
  • Malaise traps for Tachinidae on a shoestring budget
    by N.G. Wiman
  • A few interesting new host records for European Tachinidae
    by C. Bystrowski
  • Artificial Neural Networks (ANN) in entomology
    by J. Vaňhara, J. Havel and P. Fedor
  • Tachinidae (Diptera) parasitizing Lepidoptera defoliators on alfalfa and soybean crops, in central Argentina
    by S. Avalos


  • Ottawa dipterology (1937–1989): Festschrift commemorating the coordinators of the Manual of Nearctic Diptera and their contributions to building the Canadian National Collection of Insects
    by B.J. Sinclair, J.M. Cumming, S.E. Brooks, J.H. Skevington & J.E. O’Hara

Personal Notes

  • Seeking a Ph.D. position in systematics of Diptera
    by Diego Inclan

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