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

Genus Cordilura

Flies - Cordilura - male - female fly - Cordilura varipes Unknown fly... - Cordilura - male Unknown fly... - Cordilura - male Fly - Cordilura munda - female dung fly - Cordilura - female Dung Fly - Cordilura Diptera - Cordilura varipes
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Muscoidea
Family Scathophagidae (Dung Flies)
Subfamily Scathophaginae
Genus Cordilura
Explanation of Names
Cordilura Fallen 1810
Numbers
>40 spp. in our area, ~100 total