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Stiletto flies - Therevidae (Newman, 1834)


Stiletto fly - Therevidae
Stiletto fly - Therevidae
Photographed on Gomera

Genera167
Species1.530
Common namesTherevids, Stiletto flies, Stilletto Flies
German namesLuchsfliegen, Stilettfliegen, Dolchfliegen
Dutch namesViltvliegen
Danish namesStiletfluer
Finnish namesTikarikärpäset
Norwegian namesStilettfluer
Swedish namesStilettflugor
AuthorNewman, 1834
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesTherevidae in bie.ala.org.au
Therevidae in faunaeur.org
Therevidae in itis.gov
Therevidae in dyntaxa.se
Therevidae in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Stiletto fly - Therevidae
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
InfraorderAsilomorpha
SuperfamilyAsiloidea
Therevids, Bee Flies
FamilyTherevidae
Therevids, Stiletto flies, Stilletto Flies
AuthorNewman, 1834
 
Synonyms
Therevanidae (Burmeister, 1835)
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Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Stilettfliegen
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