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Subfamily Sarginae

Diptera? - Ptecticus trivittatus - female Soldier Fly - Microchrysa polita - female Green Soldier Fly - Sargus viridis - male Ptecticus trivittatus Stratiomyidae 1305623 fly Unknown FLy Soldier Fly
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Stratiomyomorpha
Family Stratiomyidae (Soldier flies)
Subfamily Sarginae
Explanation of Names
Sarginae Walker 1834
Numbers
20 spp. in 6 genera north of Mexico(1), _ spp. in 23 genera total(2)
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.