Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Fall Fund Drive

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Genus Taeniaptera

IMPG-12530-1 Stilt-legged fly -Taeniaptera trivittata - Taeniaptera trivittata Stilt-legged Fly - Taeniaptera? - Taeniaptera trivittata Taeniaptera trivittata? - Taeniaptera trivittata Micropezid - Taeniaptera trivittata - male Stilt-Legged fly - Taeniaptera Stilt legged fly - Taeniaptera trivittata Fly ID - Taeniaptera trivittata crane fly or what? - Taeniaptera trivittata
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Nerioidea
Family Micropezidae (Stilt-legged Flies)
Subfamily Taeniapterinae
Genus Taeniaptera
Explanation of Names
Author of genus is Macquart, 1835.
Numbers
Three species in the United States. Of them, only T. trivittata is found north of the Neotropical region.