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Genus Caloparyphus

Stratiomyidae - Caloparyphus tetraspilus Soldier fly larva - Caloparyphus Soldier fly larva - Caloparyphus Soldier fly larva - Caloparyphus Soldier Fly, perhaps? - Caloparyphus mariposa - male Soldier Fly, perhaps? - Caloparyphus mariposa - male Soldier Fly - Caloparyphus tetraspilus Caloparyphus flaviventris
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 Stratiomyinae
Tribe Oxycerini
Genus Caloparyphus
Explanation of Names
Caloparyphus James 1939
Numbers
12 spp., all but one in our area(1)
Print References
James, Maurice T. (1939). The species of Euparyphus related to crotchii O. S. (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 15(2):49-56 (Full Text)
Works Cited
1.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.