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Genus Sargus

Fly - Sargus fasciatus Fly ident. - Sargus elegans Is this a Sargus species? - Sargus decorus Sargus sp. - Sargus bipunctatus Sargus? - Sargus fasciatus Diptera 101 - Sargus bipunctatus Diptera 101 - Sargus bipunctatus Soldier Fly - Sargus fasciatus - male
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 Sarginae
Genus Sargus
Explanation of Names
Sargus Fabricius 1798
Numbers
6 spp. in our area(1) (of which one adventive), >100 spp. worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide and throughout NA; about a half of the world's spp. are neotropical, >20 are European(2)