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Subfamily Taeniapterinae

Stilt-legged Flies - Rainieria antennaepes - female Bee?Fly? - Taeniaptera trivittata Stilt fly Micropezidae Rainieria antennaepes - Rainieria antennaepes skinny fly? - Rainieria antennaepes Rainieria antennaepes - female Fly pair - Rainieria antennaepes fungus gnat? - Grallipeza nebulosa Rainieria antennaepes - Taeniaptera trivittata
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
the most diverse group in Micropezidae (Ferro et al. 2021), with 7 spp. in five genera north of Mexico; >200 species in Neotropical region
Range
predominantly Neotropical