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Tribe Tachinini

BG920 C8746 - Archytas Any further info on this fly? - Tachina 6025971 Peleteria - Peleteria Whale-tail Fly - Adejeania vexatrix white-faced tachinid fly with orange wing spot - Archytas Tachina? - Tachina Archytas - Tachina fly - Archytas
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)