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NOTES ON FRANCIS WALKER'S TYPE-SPECIMENS OF NORTH AMERICAN ANTHOMYID FLIES IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM. (MUSCIDAE, DIPTERA)

H. C. Hucketta1

a1 Riverhead, N. Y.

The first extensive contribution to a knowledge of the anthomyid flies of North America was made by Francis Walker in 1849, when he published the records of fifty-five nominal species in his list of dipterous insects in the British Museum.