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For the United States & Canada

Genus Chetogena

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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 Exoristinae
Tribe Exoristini
Genus Chetogena
Explanation of Names
Chetogena Rondani 1856
Also spelled Chaetogena
Numbers
16 spp. in 3 subgenera in our area(1)
Range
worldwide, incl. most of NA(2)(1)
Food
hosts include a variety of moths, sawflies (esp. Diprionidae), sometimes beetles, crickets(1)
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