Welcome to the fascinating world of small flies!
Read a short introduction about the family Milichiidae (Diptera, Schizophora) or visit the species pages with information about and pictures of common, beautiful and/or important species.
Further information on this homepage:
- introduction: a summary of information about the family
- biology: a summary of the behavior of Milichiidae
- history: a historical review of research on Milichiidae
- phylogeny: relationships within the family and with other families
- catalog: all Milichiidae names worldwide as contained by the BioSystematic Database of World Diptera
- literature: a list of all the literature in which Milichiidae are cited
- key to genera: an identification tool for genera
- genera and species pages: separate pages for each genus and many species
Please send comments about this homepage to Irina Brake.
New additions to this website:
Background photo: Madiza glabra Fallén on flowers of Solidago canadensis