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dipterist

(ˈdɪptəˌrɪst)
n
an expert on flies belonging to the order Diptera
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The specific epithet was chosen in honour of Silvio Nihei, dipterist at the Instituto de Biociencias da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil.
In: Stubbs A, Chandler P (eds), A Dipterist's Handbook: The Amateur Entomologist 15.
As a dipterist, he published faunistic papers on Brachycera from Pommerania and the island of Amrum at the German North Sea coast, but further contributed to the taxonomy of his favourite groups, the present families Muscidae, Fanniidae and Anthomyiidae.
Specimens of a dosely related species were obtained by the late German dipterist Ernst J.
Gaimari (CDFA Dipterist, personal communication) and at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History by G.
We are especially grateful to the late dipterist Willis Wirth, frequent visitor to the ABS, who identified many species in the ABS collection and inspired our interest in the shore flies.