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Genus Metatrichia

Metatrichia bulbosa, mating pair - Metatrichia bulbosa - male - female What kind of fly? - Metatrichia bulbosa Which fly is this? - Metatrichia bulbosa - male Which fly is this? - Metatrichia bulbosa Metatrichia bulbosa Metatrichia bulbosa Metatrichia bulbosa Odd Fly from Randolph County - Metatrichia bulbosa - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Scenopinidae (Window Flies)
Genus Metatrichia
Numbers
a single species in our area, 14 spp. total(1)
Range
worldwide, but mostly Palaearctic and Afrotropical(1)