Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Fall Fund Drive

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Odontomyia cincta

Soldier Fly - Odontomyia cincta lime green and black fly - Soldier Fly  - Odontomyia cincta Fly - Odontomyia cincta - female soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta - male green fly - Odontomyia cincta Odontomyia fly? - Odontomyia cincta soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta
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
Genus Odontomyia
No Taxon (Odontomyia arcuata-group)
Species cincta (Odontomyia cincta)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Odontomyia cincta Latreille, in Oliver 1811   [Latreille's original description and redescription from James(1936)]
Print References
James, Maurice T. (1936). The genus Odontomyia in America north of Mexico (Diptera, Stratiomyidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 29:, 517-550 (Full Text)
James, Maurice T. (1960). The soldier flies or Stratiomyidae of California. Bull. Cal. Insect Surv. 6(5), pp. 79-120 (Full Text)
James, Maurice T. (1974). The status of Odontomyia arcuata Loew, O. inaequalis Loew, and their close relatives in western North America (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). Jour. Kansas Entomol. Soc., 47(2):222-226 (First page from JSTOR)
Internet References
Type specimen images for O. cincta from the MCZ.