Irina Brake's scientific contributions

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Article
Borneomyia n. gen. and its two new species, B. tigra n. sp. and B. acanthophora n. sp. ( Diptera, Milichiidae), are described from Borneo and nearby regions. The new genus belongs to the Phyllomyzinae and is characterized by a femoral organ on the male midfemur, by several ventral rows of 3-5 setulae on the basitarsomere of the hindleg, and by the...

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... This new genus keys to couplet 10 in Brake's key to genera of Milichiidae (see Diagnosis): Indochinomyia gen. nov. is not closely related to Borneomyia Brake, 2004. Although the male sex has been unknown, it seems improbable that the male flagellomere would be larger than in the holotype females. ...