Other Orders in the Insecta Class

  • Blattodea - Cockroaches and Termites

  • Coleoptera - beetles

  • Diptera - flies

  • Hemiptera - true bugs

  • Homoptera - cicadas, hoppers, whiteflies, aphids & scales

  • Hymenoptera - ants, bees, wasps and sawflies

  • Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths

  • Mantodea - mantids

  • Odonata - dragonflies

  • Orthoptera - grasshoppers and kin

  • Phasmida - walkingsticks

  • unknown - unidentified insect order

  • Note that this is not yet a complete listing of all Order Diptera in Florida, only those contained in the Wild Florida Photo database.

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    Animal Kingdom


    Order: Diptera

    The Peterson Field Guide to the Insects of America North of Mexico

      Donald J. Borror and Richard E. White
     This field guide is the most authoritative and comprehensive pocket guide to this extraordinarily numerous, diverse, and ubiquitous part of the animal kingdom.

    Detailed descriptions of insect orders, families, and many individual species are illustrated with 1,300 drawings and 142 superb color paintings. Illustrations - which use the unique Peterson Identification System to distinguish one insect from another - include size lines to show the actual length of each insect. A helpful glossary explains the technical terms of insect anatomy.
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