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How to cite:

Cite whole Scratchpad as:

The new Diptera Site <year>. Available online at http://diptera.myspecies.info.

Cite a higher taxonomic group as:

<author> (ed.) <year>. <taxonomic group(s)>. The new Diptera Site, http://diptera.myspecies.info, accessed on [precise date when you last viewed the website].

The authors/editors of higher taxonomic groups are not readily recognizable. As of 2010 they are Irina Brake for Carnidae, Brian Brown for Phoridae and Isaac Winkler for Empidoidea.

Cite one page/node as:

<author> <year>. <Titel of web page>. The new Diptera Site, http://diptera.myspecies.info/..., accessed on [precise date when you last viewed the web page].

To cite a taxon page as:

Click the 'Create citation' button in the 'Authors & Sources' panel and use the citation that is generated.

Disclaimer for all links on this homepage:

As administrator of this website, I (Irina Brake) dissociate myself hereby from all content of all websites linked to from this website and do not make these contents my own.

Data privacy:

For people who are registered users or who use the contact us form for this site or to contact me, Irina Brake: I don't sell any personal data to third parties. I keep all data private, except for the fields you see on the user page, that is name, country, homepage, area of taxonomic interest, institution. See also the general Scratchpad policies.


Irina Brake
Mönkeburgstr. 136
31303 Burgdorf

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith