Dr. Owen Lonsdale

Collection Manager for CNC
Manager, National Identification Service of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes
Curator of: aquatic insects; orthopteroids; “minor” orders.


heads of flies image

Contact details
e-Mail: Owen.Lonsdale@agr.gc.ca
Telephone: 613-759-1992
Fax: 613-759-1927


Published webpages.

  • Lonsdale, O. & S.A. Marshall. 2004. Clusiidae. Version 10 December 2004 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Clusiidae/10628/2004.12.10 .In The Tree of Life Project, http://tolweb.org. [Includes links to pages for all genera]
  • Lonsdale, O. 2005. Somatiidae. Somatia. Version ‹st1:date Year="2005" Day="4" Month="8"›04 August 2005 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Somatia/10596/2005.08.04.In The Tree of Life Project, http://tolweb.org .
  • Lonsdale, O. 2006. Acartophthalmidae. Version ‹st1:date Year="2006" Day="18" Month="7"›18 July 2006 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Acartophthalmidae/10629/2006.07.18.In The Tree of Life Project, http://tolweb.org.
  • Textbooks illustrated

    1. Lynn, D.H. 2008. The Ciliated Protozoa: Characterization, Classification, and Guide to the Literature, 3rd ed. Pergamon Press, New York. 606pp. [Figures available at: http://www.springer.com/life+sci/microbiology/book/978-1-4020-8238-2]


    Past Employment

    Strip of fly face photographs: heads of representative Agromyzidae, Clusiidae and Tanypezidae.

    This page last updated on 14-Jan-2021

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