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Genus Myothyriopsis

Yellow and Black Fly - Myothyriopsis picta
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 Exoristinae
Tribe Eryciini
Genus Myothyriopsis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Myothyriopsis Townsend, 1919
Range
Texas, Mexico, and tropics
Remarks
A tropical genus with one species barely reaching USA in Texas. Some tropical species are parasitoids of Heliconius(1) caterpillars.
Works Cited
1.Heliconius