Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Stratiomyini

Soldier Fly - Stratiomys badia - male Soldier Fly ID Request - Odontomyia Wings open - Stratiomys badia - female Soldier - Stratiomys Soldier Fly - Odontomyia Stratiomys? - Stratiomys Stratiomyidae - Stratiomys - male Odontomyia virgo group - Odontomyia virgo
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 Stratiomyinae
Tribe Stratiomyini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
All the large genera like Odontomyia, Hedriodiscus, Psellidotus and even Stratiomys need a good modern revision in NA. (Comment by Martin Hauser)
Numbers
~470 spp. in 26 genera total(1)
Range
worldwide(1)
Works Cited
1.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.