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Genus Tomosvaryella

Big-headed Fly - Tomosvaryella - female Tiny big headed fly. - Tomosvaryella Tiny big headed fly. - Tomosvaryella Big-headed Fly - Tomosvaryella subvirescens - male Big-headed Fly - Tomosvaryella subvirescens - male Big-headed Fly - Tomosvaryella subvirescens - male Pipunculidae with purple abdomen? - Tomosvaryella Fly - Tomosvaryella
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Aschiza")
Family Pipunculidae (Big-headed flies)
Subfamily Pipunculinae
Tribe Tomosvaryellini
Genus Tomosvaryella
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Tomosvaryella Aczél 1939
Numbers
34 species in our area (17 have records from the east, several of which may be restricted to Florida)(1), ~300 total
Identification
Hind margin of eye straight; propleuron bare; abdominal tergites not shining; wing without pterostigma, r-m about in middle of D cell(2)
Range
worldwide, widespread in NA
Works Cited
1.A Catalog of the Diptera of America North of Mexico
Alan Stone, et al. 1965. United States Department of Agriculture.
2.Phylogenetic classification of Eudorylini (Diptera: Pipunculidae)
J.H. Skevington, D.K. Yeates. 2001. Systematic Entomology 26: 421-452.