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Subfamily Tachininae

This is similar to a UK Drone Fly what is it  - Tachina Slender Fly - Paradidyma conica - female Juriniopsis adjusta? - Juriniopsis adusta Tachinid? - Archytas metallicus - female Mystery Fly Tachinini? - Archytas Tachinini - Peleteria anaxias Peleteria sp? - Peleteria
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.