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Genus Microchrysa

Metallic Green fly - Microchrysa polita? - Microchrysa polita - female Green fly - Microchrysa polita - female fly? - Microchrysa polita - female Soldier Fly - Microchrysa polita - female small fly that reflects a blue-green color - Soldier Fly? - Microchrysa polita Stratiomyidae, frontal - Microchrysa polita - male Microchrysa flaviventris in Florida - Microchrysa flaviventris - female Metallic hoverfly?  - Microchrysa polita
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 Microchrysa
Explanation of Names
Microchrysa Loew 1855
Numbers
3 spp. (incl. one adventive) in our area, >40 total(1)
Remarks
M. flaviventris introduced fairly recently
Works Cited
1.A world catalog of the Stratiomyidae (Insecta: Diptera)
Woodley N.E. 2001. North American Dipterists' Society. Washington, DC. 475 pp.