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Cretaphormia McAlpine 1970 (blow fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Calliphoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 139459

Full reference: J. F. McAlpine. 1970. First record of calypterate flies in the Mesozoic Era (Diptera: Calliphoridae). The Canadian Entomologist 102:342-346

Parent taxon: Schizophora according to P. Cerretti et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Acalyptratae, Acartophthalmidae, Agromyzidae, Anthomyzidae, Asteiidae, Aulacigastridae, Calyptratae, Carnidae, Chloropidae, Clusiidae, Diopsidae, Ephydroidea, Heleomyzidae, Hoffeinsia, Hoffeinsmyiidae, Lauxanioidea, Milichiidae, Nerioidea, Neurochaetidae, Odiniidae, Opomyzidae, Pallopteridae, Periscelididae, Poliomyia, Psilidae, Sciomyzoidea, Sepsidae, Sphaeroceridae, Tanypezidae, Tephritoidea

Subtaxa: Cretaphormia fowleri

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Type: Cretaphormia fowleri

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