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Genus Actia

Tachinid ex tortricid witch hazel leafroller - Actia diffidens Tachinid ex tortricid witch hazel leafroller - Actia diffidens - female Bur Oak leaf unfurled - Actia interrupta Tachinidae, lateralX - Actia interrupta Tachinidae, frontal - Actia interrupta Tachinidae, spent puparium - Actia interrupta Tachinidae, ex Dichomeris, dorsal - Actia Tachinidae, ex Dichomeris, head - Actia
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Tachininae
Tribe Siphonini
Genus Actia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Actia Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
Identification
The genus Actia is now restricted to Siphonini with incomplete anal vein and a row of hairs along the katepisternum in front of the mid coxa.