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Subfamily Stratiomyinae

Diptera 8 02 09 01a - Odontomyia Soldier Fly - Odontomyia - male Insect 709 - Stratiomys norma - female Psellidotus sp.? - Psellidotus mostly yellow soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta - female wide-bodied fly - Odontomyia interrupta Stratiomys? - Stratiomys norma Myxosargus nigricormis
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 3 tribes, ~120 spp. in 10 genera in our area(1) and ~650 spp. in 47 genera worldwide(2)(3)
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.Bayless K. Stratiomyidae (in The Tree of Life Web Project)
3.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.