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Species Odontomyia cincta

Soldier Fly - Odontomyia cincta green fly - Odontomyia cincta Green Saltmarsh Dipteran - Odontomyia cincta TX - Odontomyia? - Odontomyia cincta Odontomyia cincta ? - Odontomyia cincta Fly 629-2 - Odontomyia cincta soldier fly - Odontomyia cincta Soldier Fly - Odontomyia sp. - Odontomyia cincta
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.