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Subfamily Hermetiinae

Black Soldier Fly - Hermetia illucens Black Soldier Fly - Hermetia illucens Fly - Black Soldier Fly -  Left Dorsal - Hermetia illucens Bug 8  - Hermetia illucens A fly that I should know!  ID, please. - Hermetia illucens wasp - Hermetia illucens Hermetia illucens  - Hermetia illucens Hermetia illucens
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 Hermetiinae
Explanation of Names
Hermetiinae Loew 1862
Numbers
a single genus in our area, 5 genera total(1)
Works Cited
1.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.