Taxon profile


Oestroidea Townsend, 1931

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  infraorder Muscomorpha

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

family Calliphoridae Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889 - blow flies
family Oestridae Leach, 1815
family Polleniidae Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889
family Rhinophoridae Robineau-Desvoidy, 1863
family Sarcophagidae Macquart, 1834 - flesh flies
family Tachinidae Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830 - Parasitic Flies
family Ulurumyiidae Michelsen & Pape, 2017

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