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Genus Merope

Forcepfly, Merope tuber, female - Merope tuber - female Merope tuber - male Forcepfly - Merope tuber - female Merope tuber - male Merope tuber, female - Merope tuber - female Forcepfly - Merope tuber - male Merope tuber? - Merope tuber Merope tuber - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mecoptera (Scorpionflies, Hangingflies and Allies)
Family Meropeidae (Forcepflies)
Genus Merope
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Merope Newman, 1838
Explanation of Names
In Greek mythology, Merope was one of the seven Pleiades, daughters of Atlas and Pleione.
Numbers
A single species in the genus (1)
Size
body 8-15 mm
Range
e. NA(1)
Remarks
see the species page for more details