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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Tachinidae
Genus: Actinochaetopteryx
Townsend, 1927
Type species
Actinochaetopteryx actifera
Townsend, 1927

Actinochaetopteryx is a genus of tachinid flies in the family Tachinidae. Its members occur in the Palaearctic, Oriental and Australasia ecozones.[1] The type species is Actinochaetopteryx actifera, from Taiwan.[2]

It contains the following species:[3]

External links[edit]

  1. ^ James E. O’Hara (December 31, 2008). "World genera of the Tachinidae (Diptera) and their regional occurrence" (PDF). Version 4.0. North American Dipterists Society. 
  2. ^ Roger W. Crosskey (1967). "An index-catalogue of the genus-group names of Oriental and Australasian Tachinidae (Diptera) and their type-species". Bulletin of the British Museum (Entomology). 20 (1): 1–39. 
  3. ^ "Actinochaeopteryx". Retrieved July 31, 2010.