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Genus Merosargus

Diptera - Merosargus caeruleifrons Interesting dipteran ... what it is? - Merosargus caeruleifrons Soldier Fly - Merosargus caeruleifrons Flies - Merosargus caeruleifrons - male - female soldier fly - Merosargus caeruleifrons - female head-on soldier fly - Merosargus caeruleifrons - female soldier fly - Merosargus caeruleifrons - female Sargus decorus? - Merosargus caeruleifrons
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 Sarginae
Genus Merosargus
Explanation of Names
Merosargus Loew 1855
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, >140 spp. total(1)
Works Cited
1.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.