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

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Subfamily Taeniapterinae

Mircopezidae? - Hoplocheiloma totliana Stilt-leg fly - Rainieria antennaepes Stilt-legged Fly - Rainieria antennaepes Stilt-legged Fly - Taeniaptera trivittata Unknown beach Dipteran - Grallipeza nebulosa - male - female Rainieria antennaepes Is This a Fly? - Taeniaptera trivittata Some type of stilt-legged fly? I suspect Grallipeza nebulosa. - Grallipeza nebulosa
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Nerioidea
Family Micropezidae (Stilt-legged Flies)
Subfamily Taeniapterinae
Numbers
Seven species in five genera north of Mexico; over 200 species in Neotropical region