Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Stictomyia

Fly on Opuntia pad - Stictomyia longicornis Marsh Fly? - Stictomyia longicornis Stictomyia punctata - female Stictomyia punctata - female Small fly - Stictomyia longicornis Stictomyia longicornis  - Stictomyia longicornis Big Eye Bug - Stictomyia longicornis Stictomyia longicornis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Tephritoidea
Family Ulidiidae (Picture-winged Flies)
Subfamily Otitinae
Tribe Myennidini
Genus Stictomyia
Explanation of Names
Stictomyia Bigot 1885
Numbers
2 spp., both in our area(1)
Identification
Key to species in(1)
Range
sw. US (TX-CA-ID) & Mexico(1)
Habitat
S. longicornis has been reared from rotting cacti(1)