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Tribe Tachinini

Tachnid Fly - Peleteria Fly - Epalpus signifer Bug on Colorado Thistle - Adejeania vexatrix Tachinid?  Possibly Protodejeania species? - Peleteria - female Red hairy fly - Tachina Fly with white patch - Epalpus signifer Juriniopsis adusta - male 9048010 tach - Juriniopsis
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 Tachininae
Tribe Tachinini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
As used on BugGuide, includes genera formerly placed in tribe Dejeaniini.
Numbers
>120 spp. in 16 genera in our area (the missing genera Jurinella & Parepalpus are southwestern)(1)
Range
worldwide and throughout NA(1)