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Subfamily Sarginae

robberfly? - Ptecticus trivittatus Ptecticus trivittatus? - Ptecticus trivittatus Ptecticus trivittatus - female Ptecticus trivittatus? - Ptecticus trivittatus Stratiomyidae - Soldier flies Sargus fasciatus - Sargus fasciatus - male Ptecticus trivittatus Fly - Ptecticus trivittatus  Microchrysa flaviventris? - Microchrysa flaviventris - female
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 in our area(1), >530 spp. in 23 genera total(2)
Range
worldwide(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.