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Subfamily Hermetiinae

White-legged insect on water lily - Hermetia illucens Midas Fly? - Hermetia illucens Hermetia illucens Bee or Bee Fly? - Hermetia Black Soldier Fly - Dorsal - Hermetia illucens Black Soldier Fly larva - Hermetia illucens Hermetia illucens? - Hermetia illucens Stratiomyidae - Hermetia
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Stratiomyomorpha
Family Stratiomyidae (Soldier flies)
Subfamily Hermetiinae
Explanation of Names
Hermetiinae Loew 1862
Numbers
a single genus in our area, 5 genera total(1)
Works Cited
1.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.