Ropalomeridae

Belongs within: Schizophora. The Ropalomeridae are a group of robust-bodied flies found only in tropical and subtropical regions of the Americas (Ibáñez-Bernal & Hernández-Ortiz 2010). Characters (from Ibáñez-Bernal & Hernández-Ortiz 2010): Medium to large robust flies (body length 6–12 mm) with body generally grey or dark brown. Vertex commonly sunken; gena high; face with median… Continue reading Ropalomeridae