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Genus Nemotelus

Fly [Nemotelus?] ID Request - Nemotelus kansensis White abdomen - Nemotelus kansensis - male Small fly with long probocis - Nemotelus kansensis - female Soldier Fly - Nemotelus Stratiomyidae - Nemotelus Nemotelus? - Nemotelus - female fly, dorsal - Nemotelus - female Nemotelus sp - Nemotelus
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 Nemotelinae
Genus Nemotelus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Akronia Hine 1901
Explanation of Names
Nemotelus Geoffroy 1762
Numbers
2 subgenera, with 38 spp. in our area(1) and >180 spp. total(2)
Remarks
Males have holoptic eyes and more white on the abdomen than females
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.