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Black scavenger fly - Sepsidae - Sepsis fulgens
Black scavenger fly - Sepsidae - Sepsis fulgens


Black scavenger fly - Themira putris
Black scavenger fly - Themira putris
Black scavenger fly - Themira putris - applied  wings
Black scavenger fly - Themira putris - applied wings

Genera58
Species754
Common namesBlack scavenger flies, Ensign flies, Scavenger flies
German namesSchwingfliegen
Dutch namesWenkvliegen, Wenkvliegjes
Danish namesSvingefluer
Finnish namesSäpsiäiset
Norwegian namesSvingfluer
Swedish namesSvängflugor
AuthorFrancis Walker, 1833
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesSepsidae in bie.ala.org.au
Sepsidae in faunaeur.org
Sepsidae in itis.gov
Sepsidae in dyntaxa.se
Sepsidae in Wikipedia (English)

Further chapters of "black scavenger flies"
- Lesser dung fly
- Sepsis violacea
Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Black scavenger fly - Sepsidae - Sepsis fulgens
2. Black scavenger fly - Themira putris
3. Black scavenger fly - Themira putris - applied wings
Quick search: Flies - Black - Scavenger - Fly - Themira - Sepsidae
Sepsis - Wings - Fulgens
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilySciomyzoidea
FamilySepsidae
Black scavenger flies, Ensign flies, Scavenger flies
AuthorWalker, 1833
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