TEPHRITOIDEA
(lance and picture-wing flies)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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No of
ID refs
Ventral - wing apart (Click to view)
Family 2 illustrated subtaxa 3 ident. refs
Female - dorsal view (Click to view)
Family 8 illustrated subtaxa 9 ident. refs
Family 2 ident. refs
Dorsal view - close-up (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)
Family 2 illustrated subtaxa 4 ident. refs
Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dark form - dorsal view (Click to view)Mating pair on White Bryony (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Male - lateral view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Adult (teneral?) female - dorsal view (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)
Family 41 illustrated subtaxa 21 ident. refs
Female - dorsal view - wings apart (Click to view)
Family 8 illustrated subtaxa 8 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
SuperfamilyTEPHRITOIDEA (lance and picture-wing flies)
Section Acalyptratae (acalypterate flies)
InfraorderMuscomorpha (hover, scuttle, acalypterate, dung, house & parasitoid flies, blue/green bottles)
SuborderBRACHYCERA (short-horned flies)
OrderDIPTERA (two-winged flies)
Division Endopterygota (bees, beetles, flies, moths and other insects with wings developing internally)
InfraclassNeoptera (bees, beetles, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other advanced insects)
SubclassPTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
ClassINSECTA (true insects)
SubphylumHEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 61 general literature references relevant to TEPHRITOIDEA (lance and picture-wing flies)

TEPHRITOIDEA (lance and picture-wing flies) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 451 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for TEPHRITOIDEA (lance and picture-wing flies)
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