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SCIOMYZOIDEA (snail-killing, lesser dung & kelp flies)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Superfamily)

COELOPIDAE (kelp or wrack flies)
Coelopa (a genus of flies), eg: Coelopa frigida (a wrack fly) - Male - dorsal view
Family 1 subtaxon 2 ident refs
DRYOMYZIDAE (a family of flies)
DRYOMYZINAE (a subfamily of flies), eg: Neuroctena anilis (a Dryomyzid fly) - Male - dorsal view
Family 3 subtaxa 5 ident refs
HELCOMYZIDAE (a family of flies) Family 1 subtaxon  
HELCOMYZINAE (a subfamily of flies) Subfamily   1 ident refs
PHAEOMYIIDAE (a family of flies) Family 1 subtaxon  
Pelidnoptera fuscipennis (Meigen, 1830) (a snail-killing fly)
Male - dorsal view
Species    
SCIOMYZIDAE (snail-killing flies)
Coremacera marginata (a snail-killing fly), eg: Coremacera marginata (a snail-killing fly) - Female - dorsal view Euthycera fumigata (a snail-killing fly), eg: Euthycera fumigata (a snail-killing fly) - Male - lateral view Hydromya dorsalis (a snail-killing fly), eg: Hydromya dorsalis (a snail-killing fly) - Male - dorsal view Ilione (a genus of flies), eg: Ilione lineata (a snail-killing fly) - Male - dorsal view Limnia (a genus of snail-killing flies), eg: Limnia unguicornis (a snail-killing fly) - Female - dorsal view Pherbellia (a genus of snail-killing flies), eg: Pherbellia schoenherri (a snail-killing fly) - Female - dorsal view - wings apart Pherbina coryleti (a snail-killing fly), eg: Pherbina coryleti (a snail-killing fly) - Male - dorsal view Sepedon spinipes (a snail-killing fly), eg: Sepedon spinipes (a snail-killing fly) - Male - dorsal view - wings apart Tetanocera (a genus of snail-killing flies), eg: Tetanocera punctifrons (a snail-killing fly) - Female - dorsal view Tetanura pallidiventris (a snail-killing fly), eg: Tetanura pallidiventris (a snail-killing fly) - Lateral view Trypetoptera punctulata (a snail-killing fly), eg: Trypetoptera punctulata (a snail-killing fly) - Dorsal view - wings spread Unidentified Sciomyzidae (Unidentified Snail-killing Flies), eg: Unidentified Sciomyzidae (Unidentified Snail-killing Flies) - Male - lateral view
Family 22 subtaxa 4 ident refs
SEPSIDAE (a family of lesser dung flies)
Orygma luctuosum (a lesser dung fly), eg: Orygma luctuosum (a lesser dung fly) - Female - dorsal view Saltella sphondylii (a lesser dung fly), eg: Saltella sphondylii (a lesser dung fly) - Top view (female) and side view (male) Sepsis (a genus of lesser dung flies), eg: Sepsis fulgens (a lesser dung fly) - Female - dorsal view Themira (a genus of lesser dung flies), eg: Themira putris (a lesser dung fly) - Male - dorsal view
Family 7 subtaxa 3 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 9 general literature references to SCIOMYZOIDEA (snail-killing, lesser dung & kelp flies)

SCIOMYZOIDEA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)
BRACHYCERA
(short-horned flies)
Muscomorpha
(hover, scuttle, acalypterate, dung, house & parasitoid flies, blue/green bottles)
Acalyptratae
(acalypterate flies)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 5 feeding and other relationships of SCIOMYZOIDEA (snail-killing, lesser dung & kelp flies)

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