Opetiidae

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Opetiidae
Opeteia.jpg
Opetia nigra Meigen, 1830
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Brachycera
Section: Aschiza
Superfamily: Platypezoidea
Family: Opetiidae

Opetiidae or flat-footed flies are members of a family of flies of the Order Diptera.

Family description[edit]

wing venation

See [1]

Classification[edit]

Opetiidae was formerly in Platypezidae.

References[edit]

  • Chandler, P.J., 2000 Flat-Footed Flies: (Diptera Opetiidae and Platypezidae) of Europe Brill Academic Pub ISBN 9004120238

Images[edit]

Diptera.info

External links[edit]