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

Subfamily Hermetiinae

Segmented Bugs - Hermetia illucens ? - Hermetia illucens Hermetia comstocki - male black fly with white legs - Black Soldier Fly? - Hermetia illucens Bug 8  - Hermetia illucens Tabanid? - Hermetia illucens Hermetia concinna? - Hermetia concinna - female Black Soldier Fly - Hermetia illucens
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
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.