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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Vanderwulpia

Small fly waving its wings - Vanderwulpia sequens Tachinid - Vanderwulpia sequens Vanderwulpia atrophopodoides Vanderwulpia atrophopodoides Vanderwulpia atrophopodoides Vanderwulpia atrophopodoides Zebra Parasitic Fly - Lateral - Vanderwulpia sequens - male Vanderwulpia atrophopodoides  ? - Vanderwulpia atrophopodoides - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Tachininae
Tribe Minthoini
Genus Vanderwulpia
Explanation of Names
Vanderwulpia Townsend 1891
named after dipterist Frederik Maurits van der Wulp (1818-1899)
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1)
Range
New World(2); in our area, MO-AL-CA(1) (BG image is from VA)
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