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Genus Hystricia

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae
Subfamily Tachininae
Tribe Polideini
Genus Hystricia
Explanation of Names
Hystricia Macquart 1844
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1)
Range
New World(2), so. Canada to Mexico (one sp. widespread, another in AZ & Mexico only)(1)
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