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Genus Themira

small fly - Themira nigricornis Sepsid - Themira Fly - Themira annulipes - male Fly - Themira annulipes - male Fly - Themira annulipes - male Sepsidae - Black Scavenger Flies Genus Themira - Themira Sepsidae - Black Scavenger Flies Genus Themira - Themira sepsid - Themira - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Sepsidae (Black Scavenger Flies)
Genus Themira
Identification
Lacks wing spots and has no bristles on anepisternum (= the large dorsal sclerite of the sides of the thorax).