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Species Ormia ochracea

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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 Ormiini
Genus Ormia
Species ochracea (Ormia ochracea)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pyrrosia ochracea Bigot, 1888
Euphasiopteryx ochracea
Ormia ochracea
Identification
The most common species without ocelli, with contrasting black "epaulet" at wing base, and without parafacial hairs.