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Subfamily Stratiomyinae

Insect with lime green thorax stripes - Stratiomys badia Soldier Fly? - Odontomyia virgo - female yellow spider with some kind of fly, don't know about either - Psellidotus Unknown 'Bug' - Hoplitimyia constans Soldier Flies Odontomyia virgo - Odontomyia virgo group - Odontomyia virgo - female Fly - Euparyphus stigmaticalis - female fly - Hoplitimyia mutabilis Stratiomys? - Psellidotus
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 Stratiomyinae
the most species-rich subfamily of soldier flies, with ca. 120 spp. in 10 genera in our area(1) and 47 genera worldwide arranged in 3 tribes (all represented in our area)(2)