Preliminary checklist of the Tachinidae (Diptera) of the world
This document lists every valid species of Tachinidae in the world, assigned to subfamily, tribe, genus, and subgenus. Author, date, and approximate distribution are given. Junior synonyms are not listed in the first version of the checklist. Version 1.0 contains 8,547 species.
Tachinidae chapter by Wood from Manual of Nearctic Diptera
pdf file of Tachinidae chapter from Manual of Nearctic Diptera, volume 2 (1987).
"This chapter reviews the morphology, biology, hosts, behavior, classification, and distribution of the Tachinidae of America north of Mexico. An illustrated key to the tachinid genera of the region is provided, with many taxonomic and nomenclatural changes to the family included in footnotes".
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