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Subgenus Galactomyia

Trichopoda pennipes - female Mating flies - Trichopoda - male - female Feather-Legged Fly Blue - Trichopoda lanipes Trichopoda (species?), Feather-legged fly - Trichopoda feather-legged fly - Trichopoda Feather-legged Fly - Trichopoda Feather-legged fly (Trichopoda pennipes seems probable)  - Trichopoda Trichopoda - Trichopoda lanipes
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Tachinidae (Parasitic Flies)
Subfamily Phasiinae
Tribe Gymnosomatini
Genus Trichopoda (Feather-legged Flies)
No Taxon Subgenus Galactomyia
Numbers
3 spp. in our area, of which one "unrecognized" (described from VA)(1)
Range
most of the US and adjacent Canada(1)