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Family Phoridae - Scuttle Flies

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Diptera - Flies
No Taxon "Aschiza"
Superfamily Platypezoidea
Family Phoridae - Scuttle Flies

Genus Aenigmatias
Species eurynotus - Aenigmatias eurynotus
Genus Myriophora - Millipede-killing Flies
Subfamily Chonocephalinae
Genus Chonocephalus
Species heymonsi - Chonocephalus heymonsi
Subfamily Metopininae
Genus Apocephalus - Ant-decapitating Flies
No Taxon subgenus Mesophora
Species borealis - Apocephalus borealis
No Taxon pergandei group
Species coquilletti - Apocephalus coquilletti
Species frameatus - Apocephalus frameatus
Genus Gymnophora
Species luteiventris - Gymnophora luteiventris
Genus Lecanocerus
Species compressiceps - Lecanocerus compressiceps
Genus Megaselia
Species aurea - Megaselia aurea
Species globipyga - Megaselia globipyga
Species limburgensis - Megaselia limburgensis
Species nantucketensis - Megaselia nantucketensis
Species rufipes - Megaselia rufipes
Species scalaris - Megaselia scalaris
Genus Metopina
Genus Phalacrotophora
Species epeirae - Phalacrotophora epeirae
Species longifrons - Phalacrotophora longifrons
Genus Pseudacteon - Fire Ant Decapitating Flies
Species tricuspis - Pseudacteon tricuspis
Genus Puliciphora
Species borinquenensis - Puliciphora borinquenensis
Genus Trophithauma
Species rostrata - Trophithauma rostrata
Genus Trophodeinus
Genus Xanionotum
Subfamily Phorinae
Genus Anevrina
Species luggeri - Anevrina luggeri
Genus Borophaga
Genus Chaetopleurophora
Genus Conicera
Genus Coniceromyia
Genus Diplonevra
Species nitidula - Diplonevra nitidula
Genus Dohrniphora
Species incisuralis - Dohrniphora incisuralis
Genus Hypocera
Genus Phora
Genus Spiniphora
Genus Stichillus
Genus Triphleba