His first major paper specifically on this topic (Darlington 1936) was based mainly on data from his faunal work in ... This was followed by a second important contribution (Darlington 1943) which presented data based on his studies in other areas and clarified and/or extended ideas presented in the 1936 paper. ... Ib) involves reduction of the wing apex, which results in a broad, truncate wing rudiment.
|Title||:||Taxonomy, Phylogeny, and Zoogeography of Beetles and Ants|
|Author||:||George E. Ball|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 1985-09-30|