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Trichopoda pennipes

Trichopoda pennipes

Feather-Legged Fly Family: Tachinidae Subfamily: Phasiinae Length: typically 8-13 mm Flies in the genus Trichopoda are believed to be among the more primitive Tachinids. In other genera, eggs undergo development within the female fly’s body, then are placed within the…

Phasia sp

Phasia sp

Phasia sp.Tachinid Fly Family: Tachinidae Subfamily: Phasiinae Length: typically 5 to 7 mm In Phasia the abdomen is dorsally flattened, and typically is dark-colored. In the smaller number of species where the abdomen is not dark-colored, the abdomen has a…