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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Tachinidae
Tribe: Dexiini
Genus: Zelia
authority = Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
  • Euzelia Coquillett, 1899
  • Leptoda Townsend, 1919
  • Metadexia Townsend, 1915
  • Minthozelia Wulp, 1885
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Zelia is a genus of bristle flies in the family Tachinidae. There are at least 20 described species in Zelia.[1][3][4][5][6]


These 23 species belong to the genus Zelia:

Data sources: i = ITIS,[1] c = Catalogue of Life,[3] g = GBIF,[4] b = Bugguide.net[5]


  1. ^ a b c "Zelia Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
  2. ^ James E. O'Hara (December 31, 2008). "World Genera of the Tachinidae (Diptera) and their Regional Occurrence" (PDF). Version 4.0. University of Guelph. Retrieved August 1, 2010.
  3. ^ a b "Browse Zelia". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
  4. ^ a b "Zelia". GBIF. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
  5. ^ a b "Zelia Genus Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
  6. ^ O'Hara, James E. "Taxonomic and host catalogue of the Tachinidae of America North of Mexico". Tachinidae Resources.