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obscura species group

Fly - Minettia Lauxaniidae? - Minettia Minettia sp.? - Minettia Fly - Minettia small tachinid fly with red eyes - Minettia Fly - Minettia Diptera - Minettia Lauxaniidae? - Minettia
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Lauxanioidea
Family Lauxaniidae
Genus Minettia
No Taxon obscura species group
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Minettia (Frendelia)
Identification
The species group has dark body and dark halteres.
Remarks
One of the groups that require genitalic dissection to identify the species.
… Steve Gaimari