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Subfamily Beridinae

Fly - Allognosta fuscitarsis  Allognosta fuscitarsis - Allognosta fuscitarsis - female Fly - Allognosta obscuriventris - female Fly - Actina viridis - female Fly - Allognosta fuscitarsis - female Stratiomyidae, dorsal - Actina viridis - male Not sure where to start with this one - Actina viridis - male Pennsylvania Fly for ID  - Allognosta - male
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 Beridinae
Explanation of Names
Beridinae Westwood 1838
Numbers
9 spp. in 4 genera in our area(1) (one recently introduced)
Identification
reviewed in(2)
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.A review of the Nearctic Beridinae (Diptera: Stratiomyidae)
M.T. James. 1939. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 32: 543-548.