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Subfamily Phasiinae

Feathers on a Fly's Leg? - Trichopoda lanipes Possibly Cylindromyia? - Penthosia satanica Feather-Legged Fly - Trichopoda Fly - Phasia - male Small red fly - Gymnosoma Fly - Gymnosoma fly sp. red & black body - Cylindromyia Tachinid fly– genus Trichopoda? - Trichopoda
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Phasiinae
Numbers
~80 spp. in 15 genera of 6 tribes in our area(1)
Range
most of NA(1)
Food
parasites of Heteroptera(1)
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