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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

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Genus Stomoxys

Stable Fly - Stomoxys calcitrans - male Horrible biting fly - Stomoxys calcitrans Gravid Fly? - Stomoxys calcitrans Fly - Stomoxys calcitrans fly - Stomoxys calcitrans Fly - Stomoxys calcitrans Muscidae, Stable Fly - Stomoxys calcitrans Fly - Stomoxys calcitrans
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Muscoidea
Family Muscidae (House Flies and kin)
Subfamily Muscinae
Tribe Stomoxyini (Blood-feeding Muscidae)
Genus Stomoxys
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
paraphyletic group (Dsouli et al. 2011)
Numbers
A single (cosmopolitan) species in our area(1), ~a dozen more in the Old World