Larvaevoridae

Larvaevoridae

[‚lär·və′vȯr·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The tachina flies, a large family of dipteran insects in the suborder Cyclorrhapha distinguished by a thick covering of bristles on the body; most are parasites of arthropods.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Family Tachinidae (Larvaevoridae) In A Catalogue of the Diptera of the Americas south of the United States.