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Achalcinae  Grootaert and Meuffels, 1997
Taxonomic Serial No.: 573084

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrˇpode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailÚs, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderDiptera  – mosca, mosquito, gnats, mosquitoes, true flies  
                                  SuborderBrachycera  – circular-seamed flies, muscoid flies, short-horned flies, mouches musco´des  
                                        FamilyDolichopodidae  – longlegged flies  
                                           SubfamilyAchalcinae Grootaert and Meuffels, 1997  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Genus Achalcus Loew, 1857  
                                              Genus Apterachalcus Bickel, 1991  
                                              Genus Scepastopyga Grootaert and Meuffels, 1997  
                                              Genus Xanthina Aldrich, 1902  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grootaert, P. and H. J. G. Meuffels  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Dolichopodidae (Diptera) from Papua New Guinea XV: Scepastopyga gen. nov. and the establishment of a new subfamily, the Achalcinae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Natural History, vol. 31   
  Page(s): 1587 - 1600   
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  Reference for: Achalcinae   

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