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Name Suborder Superfamily Family Subfamily Tribe Genus Species
Common Yellow Robber Fly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Asilidae Ommatiinae
Ommatius Ommatius mackayi
Slender Robber Fly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Asilidae Leptogastrinae Leptogastrini Leptogaster
Bulk-shouldered Robber Fly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Asilidae Leptogastrinae Leptogastrini Leptogaster
Red-legged Robberfly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Asilidae Asilinae Asilini Colepia Colepia ingloria
Slender Bee Fly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Bombyliidae Toxophorinae
Geron Geron dispar
Stained Anthrax Bee Fly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Bombyliidae Anthracinae
Anthrax Anthrax maculatus
Merging Anthrax Bee Fly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Bombyliidae Anthracinae
Anthrax Anthrax confluensis
Window-wingbase Bee Fly Orthorrhapha Asiloidea Bombyliidae Anthracinae
Pseudopenthes Pseudopenthes fenestrata
Green Long Legged Fly Orthorrhapha Empidoidea Dolichopodidae Sciapodinae
Austrosciapus Austrosciapus connexus
Shimmering Long Legged Fly Orthorrhapha Empidoidea Dolichopodidae



White-waisted Green Long Legged Fly Orthorrhapha Empidoidea Dolichopodidae Sciapodinae
Austrosciapus Austrosciapus zentae
Green-Brown Long Legged Fly Orthorrhapha Empidoidea Dolichopodidae Sciapodinae
Heteropsilopus Heteropsilopus cingulipes
Mangrove Long Legged Fly Orthorrhapha Empidoidea Dolichopodidae



Blueish-rose Long Legged Fly Orthorrhapha Empidoidea Dolichopodidae Medeterinae
Medetera
Blue-green Long Legged Fly Orthorrhapha Empidoidea Dolichopodidae Sciapodinae
Austrosciapus Austrosciapus proximus
Banded Small-headed Fly Orthorrhapha Nemestrinoidea Acroceridae Acrocerinae
Ogcodes Ogcodes (Ogcodes) basalis
Black Soldier Fly Orthorrhapha Stratiomyomorpha Stratiomyidae Hermetiinae
Hermetia Hermetia illucens
Grey Soldier Fly Orthorrhapha Stratiomyomorpha Stratiomyidae Beridinae


Garden Soldier Fly Orthorrhapha Stratiomyomorpha Stratiomyidae Beridinae
Exaireta Exaireta spinigera
Green-bellied Fly Orthorrhapha Stratiomyomorpha Stratiomyidae Stratiomyinae Stratiomyini Odontomyia
Common March Fly Orthorrhapha Tabanomorpha Tabanidae Tabaninae
Cydistomyia Cydistomyia doddi
Striped Bush Fly Orthorrhapha Tabanomorpha Tabanidae Pangoniinae Scionini Scaptia Scaptia (Scaptia) plana
Band-eyed brown Horsefly Orthorrhapha Tabanomorpha Tabanidae Tabaninae
Tabanus Tabanus bromius
Tiger Crane Fly Tipulomorpha
Tipulidae Tipulinae
Nephrotoma Nephrotoma australasiae
Common Yellow Crane Fly Tipulomorpha
Tipulidae Tipulinae
Leptotarsus Leptotarsus (Macromastix) tortilis
Various Moth Flies Psychodomorpha
Psychodidae Psychodinae Psychodini Psychoda
Wingbump Moth Fly Psychodomorpha
Psychodidae Psychodinae Paramormiini Clogmia Clogmia albipunctata
Housefly Cyclorrhapha Muscoidea Muscidae
Muscinae Musca Musca domestica
Banana Stalk Fly Cyclorrhapha Nerioidea Neriidae

Derocephalus Derocephalus angusticollis
Henna-ornamented Mystery Fly Cyclorrhapha Nerioidea Neriidae



Steelblue Blowfly Cyclorrhapha Oestroidea Calliphoridae
Chrysomyinae Chrysomya Chrysomya saffranea
Australian Sheep Blowfly Cyclorrhapha Oestroidea Calliphoridae
Luciliinae Lucilia Lucilia cuprina
Grey-striped Fly Cyclorrhapha Oestroidea Sarcophagidae
Sarcophaginae Sarcophaga Sarcophaga (Liosarcophaga) sigma
Small Grey Hairy Tachinid Fly Cyclorrhapha Oestroidea Tachinidae Goniinae Sturmiini Palexorista
Australian Leafroller Tachinid Cyclorrhapha Oestroidea Tachinidae Goniinae Blondeliini Trigonospila Trigonospila brevifacies
White-bellied Rutilia Fly Cyclorrhapha Oestroidea Tachinidae Dexiinae Rutiliini Rutilia Rutilia (Donovanius) regalis
Red-headed Rutilia Fly Cyclorrhapha Oestroidea Tachinidae Dexiinae Rutiliini Rutilia Rutilia (Chrysorutilia) rubriceps
Yellow-marked Fly Cyclorrhapha Opomyzoidea Agromyzidae Phytomyzinae
Liriomyza Liriomyza trifolii
Big-eye Shimmering-green Fly Cyclorrhapha Phoroidea Pipunculidae



Scaled Hindleg Bigeye Fly Cyclorrhapha Phoroidea Platypezidae Platypezinae
Lindneromyia
Marbled Gondwana Fly Cyclorrhapha Sciomyzoidea Lauxaniidae Lauxaniinae
Sapromyza Sapromyza pictigera
Hunchback Lauxaniid Fly Cyclorrhapha Sciomyzoidea Lauxaniidae Lauxaniinae
Steganopsis Steganopsis melanogaster
Orange Homoneura Fly Cyclorrhapha Sciomyzoidea Lauxaniidae Homoneurinae
Homoneura
Treehopper Mimicking Fly Cyclorrhapha Sciomyzoidea Lauxaniidae Homoneurinae
Cephaloconus Cephaloconus tenebrosus
Ant Fly Cyclorrhapha Sciomyzoidea Sepsidae Sepsinae
Parapalaeosepsis Parapalaeosepsis plebeia
Double-waist Ant Fly Cyclorrhapha Sciomyzoidea Sepsidae Sepsinae
Parapalaeosepsis Parapalaeosepsis compressa
Golden Native Drone Fly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea Syrphidae Eristalinae Eristalini Eristalinus Eristalinus (Lathyrophthalmus) punctulatus
Common Hoverfly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea Syrphidae Syrphinae Syrphini Simosyrphus Simosyrphus grandicornis
Black-banded Hoverfly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea Syrphidae Syrphinae Syrphini Episyrphus Episyrphus (Episyrphus) viridaureus
Grey-banded Hoverfly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea Syrphidae Syrphinae Syrphini Episyrphus Episyrphus (Episyrphus) viridaureus
Black Bender Hoverfly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea Syrphidae Syrphinae Syrphini Allobaccha Allobaccha (Allobaccha) siphanticida
Slender Hoverfly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea Syrphidae



Small Hoverfly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea Syrphidae



Waspish Hoverfly Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea




Various Hoverflies Cyclorrhapha Syrphoidea




Boatman Fly Cyclorrhapha Tephritoidea Platystomatidae Platystomatinae
Pogonortalis Pogonortalis doclea
Crested Golden-waisted Fly Cyclorrhapha Tephritoidea Platystomatidae Platystomatinae
Pogonortalis
Queensland Fruit Fly Cyclorrhapha Tephritoidea Tephritidae Dacinae Dacini Bactrocera Bactrocera (Bactrocera) tryoni
Spot-winged Fruit Fly Cyclorrhapha Tephritoidea Tephritidae Tephritinae Tephritini Spathulina Spathulina acroleuca
Green Picture-winged Fly Cyclorrhapha Tephritoidea Uliniidae
Ulidiinae Physiphora Physiphora clausa
Yellow Round Fly Cyclorrhapha





Purple Round-eyed Fly Cyclorrhapha





Mangrove Shore Fly Cyclorrhapha





Middle-tail Fly Cyclorrhapha





Ochre-barred Emerald Mosquito Culicomorpha Chironomoidea Chironomidae Chironominae Chironomini Kiefferulus Kiefferulus opalensis
Long-lipped Mosquito Culicomorpha Culicoidea Culicidae Culicinae Mansoniini Coquillettidia Coquillettidia (Coquillettidia) linealis
Four-striped Mosquito Culicomorpha Culicoidea Culicidae Culicinae Aedini Aedes Aedes (Ochlerotatus) vittiger
Golden-blue Biocontrol Mosquito Culicomorpha Culicoidea Culicidae Culicinae Toxorhynchitini Toxorhynchites Toxorhynchites (Toxorhynchites) speciosus
Various Mosquitos Culicomorpha Culicoidea Culicidae



Orange Hunchback Bibionid Fly Bibionomorpha
Bibionidae Bibioninae
Bibio Bibio imitator
Orange-chested Bibionid Fly Bibionomorpha
Pleciidae

Plecia Plecia (Plecia) amplipennis
Fungus Gnat Bibionomorpha
Sciaridae



Long-legged Brown-orange Fly Bibionomorpha





Flagellate Antennae Wasp Fly Bibionomorpha





Various Flies






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