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Species Gowdeyana punctifera

Stratiomyidae - Pachygastrinae -? - Gowdeyana punctifera - male Stratiomyidae - Pachygastrinae -? - Gowdeyana punctifera - male Small Soldier Fly? - Gowdeyana punctifera - male Soldier Fly? - Gowdeyana punctifera - female Unknown Diptera - Gowdeyana punctifera - male Unknown Diptera - Gowdeyana punctifera - male Stratiomyidae, lateral - Gowdeyana punctifera - male Stratiomyidae, dorsal - Gowdeyana punctifera - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Stratiomyomorpha
Family Stratiomyidae (Soldier flies)
Subfamily Pachygastrinae
Genus Gowdeyana
Species punctifera (Gowdeyana punctifera)
Explanation of Names
Gowdeyana punctifera (Malloch 1915)
Range
Gowdeyana punctifera can be found throughout the United States east of the Rocky Mountains and into northern Mexico.(1)
Life Cycle
G. punctifera can be found flying in compact swarms, presumably to mate (Woodley 2001).(1)