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Species Archytas aterrimus

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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 (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Tachininae
Tribe Tachinini
Genus Archytas
No Taxon (aterrimus or instabilis)
Species aterrimus (Archytas aterrimus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Jurinia aterrima Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
Archytas aterrimus
Several other names were proposed in the 19th Century.
Explanation of Names
"Blackest"
Range
Southern Canada to Mexico