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Subfamily Tachininae

Tachinid - Vanderwulpia sequens Orange fly - Peleteria Tachnid Fly - Microphthalma disjuncta - male Tachinid Fly - Crocinosoma cornuale Dipteran - Archytas - female fly with round shiny abdomen Tachinid(?) Fly Tachinid - Peleteria - female
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
Numbers
415 spp. in ~90 genera in our area, arranged into 21 tribe (9 tribes represented by a single genus each)(1)
Remarks
Parasites of Lepidoptera and other insects.