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Species Leskia depilis

Tachinid in leaf tie with plume moths - Leskia depilis - male
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 Leskiini
Genus Leskia
Species depilis (Leskia depilis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Myiobia depile Coquillett, 1895
Leskiopalpus calidus Townsend, 1916
This is probably also Dexia analis Say, 1829, but without any of Say's specimens remaining it is impossible to be sure.
Explanation of Names
Eastern North America
Reared from Herpetogramma aeglealis(1) (Crambidae) and an unidentified plume moth.
Works Cited
1.Serpentine Webworm